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sudo pacman -Rns packagename
2011-03-20 21:07:14
User: ibnarrashid
Functions: sudo
0

Removes the package, 'packagename' in the example ,from your system. '-R' is the actual removal option, 'n' is for removing backup configuration files saved by pacman, and 's' is for removing the dependencies of the given package which are not required by other packages. pacman does not remove configuration files, etc. created by the package.

sudo pacman -Scc
2011-03-20 20:57:42
User: ibnarrashid
Functions: sudo
0

Clears the package cache of all packages, installed and uninstalled packages. Do NOT USE if you might want to downgrade a package later.

sudo pacman -Sc
2011-03-20 20:55:32
User: ibnarrashid
Functions: sudo
0

Clears the package cache of all uninstalled packages. Does not remove package configuration files in user's home directory.

pacman -Qdt
2011-03-20 20:46:22
User: ibnarrashid
0

Shows a list of packages which are no longer needed as dependencies of any package installed on your system.

pacman -Qo /etc/yaourtrc
pacman -Ql gvim
2011-03-20 20:39:07
User: ibnarrashid
0

Shows the files which the package, for example gvim, installed on your system.

sudo reflector -l 5 -r -o /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist
2011-03-20 20:33:35
User: ibnarrashid
Functions: sudo
0

Requires 'reflector' package from official repository. '5' in the example is the number of mirrors you want in the mirrorlist, could be other numbers of course.

pacman -Qu
2011-03-20 20:23:49
User: ibnarrashid
1

Shows which packages from the official repositories (not aur) have updates available. For most accurate output, the mirrors and package lists should be up to date.