fig2ps on AUR (Arch User Repository)

Last updated: June 16,2024

1. Install "fig2ps" effortlessly via AUR with the help of a helper(YAY)

a. Install YAY (https://github.com/Jguer/yay)

$ sudo pacman -S --needed git base-devel && git clone https://aur.archlinux.org/yay.git && cd yay && makepkg -si

b. Install fig2ps on Arch using YAY

$ yay -S fig2ps

* (Optional) Uninstall fig2ps on Arch using YAY

$ yay -Rns fig2ps

2. Manually Install "fig2ps" via AUR

a. Ensure you have the base development tools and git installed with:

$ sudo pacman -S --needed base-devel git

b. Clone fig2ps's git locally

$ git clone https://aur.archlinux.org/fig2ps.git ~/fig2ps

c. Go to ~/fig2ps folder and install it

$ cd ~/fig2ps $ makepkg -si

3. Information about the fig2ps package on Arch User Repository (AUR)

ID: 407681
Name: fig2ps
PackageBaseID: 122054
PackageBase: fig2ps
Version: 1.5-1
Description: Perl script designed to convert Xfig files to postscript or PDF files, processing text using LaTeX
URL: http://fig2ps.sourceforge.net
NumVotes: 0
Popularity: 0
OutOfDate:
Maintainer: j605
Submitter: j605
FirstSubmitted: 1493888832
LastModified: 1493888832
URLPath: /cgit/aur.git/snapshot/fig2ps.tar.gz