proot on AUR( Arch User Repository.)

Last updated: October 03,2023

1. Install proot via UAR with a Helper - YAY

a. Install YAY (

pacman -S --needed git base-devel
git clone
cd yay
makepkg -si

b. Install proot on Arch using YAY

yay -S proot

c. Remove proot on Arch using YAY

yay -Rns proot

2. Install proot via UAR manually

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

sudo pacman -S --needed base-devel git

b. Clone proot's git locally

git clone ~/proot

c. Go to ~/proot folder and install it

cd ~/proot
makepkg -si

3. Details of proot package

ID: 617305
Name: proot
PackageBaseID: 58655
PackageBase: proot
Version: 5.1.0-3
Description: chroot, mount --bind, and binfmt_misc without privilege/setup
NumVotes: 53
Popularity: 0.007154
OutOfDate: 1642913498
Maintainer: navigaid
FirstSubmitted: 1334945053
LastModified: 1559288835
URLPath: /cgit/aur.git/snapshot/proot.tar.gz