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Posted Mar 11, 2010 3:41 UTC (Thu) by tnoo (subscriber, #20427)
Parent article: Rolling with Arch Linux

In addition to all the advantages mentioned in the article, the Arch User Repository (AUR) is one of the great achievements. There are few software packages that could not be easily built with a user-contributed installation script in the AUR. This gives me package manager control even on my own hacks.

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Posted Mar 14, 2010 14:49 UTC (Sun) by jospoortvliet (subscriber, #33164) [Link]

and if you install the appropriate tools (yaourt, if I recall correctly) it
even builds and installs your stuff automatically - just like gentoo does :D

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