base - Minimal package set to define a basic Arch Linux installation

Property Value
Distribution Arch Linux
Repository Arch Linux Core x86_64
Package filename base-2-2-any.pkg.tar.xz
Package name base
Package version 2
Package release 2
Package architecture any
Package type xz
License GPL
Maintainer Evangelos Foutras <>
Download size 2.14 KB
Installed size unknown


Package Version Architecture Repository
base - - -


Name Value
bash -
bzip2 -
coreutils -
file -
filesystem -
findutils -
gawk -
gcc-libs -
gettext -
glibc -
grep -
gzip -
iproute2 -
iputils -
licenses -
pacman -
pciutils -
procps-ng -
psmisc -
sed -
shadow -
systemd -
systemd-sysvcompat -
tar -
util-linux -
xz -


Type URL
Binary Package base-2-2-any.pkg.tar.xz
Source Package base

Install Howto

  1. Enable the core repository on /etc/pacman.conf:
    Include = /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist
  2. Install base xz package:
    # pacman -Sy base

See Also

Package Description
bash-5.0.011-2-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz The GNU Bourne Again shell
binutils-2.33.1-2-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz A set of programs to assemble and manipulate binary and object files
bison-3.4.2-2-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz The GNU general-purpose parser generator
bridge-utils-1.6-4-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz Utilities for configuring the Linux ethernet bridge
btrfs-progs-5.4-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz Btrfs filesystem utilities
bzip2-1.0.8-3-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz A high-quality data compression program
ca-certificates-20181109-2-any.pkg.tar.xz Common CA certificates (default providers)
ca-certificates-mozilla-3.48-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz Mozilla's set of trusted CA certificates
ca-certificates-utils-20181109-2-any.pkg.tar.xz Common CA certificates (utilities)
coreutils-8.31-3-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz The basic file, shell and text manipulation utilities of the GNU operating system
cracklib-2.9.7-2-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz Password Checking Library
crda-4.14-3-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz Central Regulatory Domain Agent for wireless networks
cronie-1.5.5-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz Daemon that runs specified programs at scheduled times and related tools
cryptsetup-2.2.2-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz Userspace setup tool for transparent encryption of block devices using dm-crypt
curl-7.67.0-3-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz An URL retrieval utility and library