Terminal Command To Install All Packages Containing "LibRetro"?

Hi,

I need a terminal command to install all packages containing “LibRetro”.
I am on Manjaro KDE.

Thanks in advance!

Jesse

pamac install $(pamac search --quiet libretro)

Hi,

Thanks for the command, but it does not complete:

Generating libretro-beetle-psx-hw-git information...
==> ERROR: PKGBUILD does not exist.
Error: Failed to prepare transaction: Failed to clone libretro-beetle-psx-hw-git build files

What can I type to exclude above package that does not work?
Thanks!

Jesse

Are you sure you want to install all 51 repository packages? :scream:

I would exclude all AUR packages unless you want 120 additional packages installed. Some could be out of date and/or completely broken.

pamac install $(pamac search --no-aur --quiet libretro)
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Well, ok, but how can I just install all packages that are working?

The ones in the repo will work, because they’re tested. On account of the AUR, you can never be sure, and there is no way of finding out without attempting to install them.

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Ok, thank you…

Why not just sudo pacman -S libretro ?
It’s a package group with 39 packages.

https://archlinux.org/groups/x86_64/libretro/

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