Linode: Update your ArchLinux VPS

connect 2 sessions on your Linode

 

On the second, run this:

dd if=/dev/urandom of=/dev/null

 

on the first one, do the following:

pacman-key --init

 

You can stop the dd process on the second connnection

pacman-key --populate archlinux

pacman-key --refresh-keys

 

Update pacman

pacman -Sy pacman

 

Update your installation

pacman -Syu

 

Enjoy a quick cofee

 

That should do it

 

 

 

 

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