pacman-db-upgrade - Man Page

upgrade the local pacman database to a newer format


pacman-db-upgrade [options]


pacman-db-upgrade is a script that upgrades the local database used by pacman(8) to a newer format.


*-h, \--help*::
Show the built-in help message and exit.
*-V, \--version*::
Show version information and exit.
*-d, \--dbpath* <path>::
Set an alternate database location.
*-r, \--root* <path>::
Set an alternate installation root.
*\--config* <path>::
Set an alternate configuration file.
Remove color from output.

See Also


See the pacman website at for current information on pacman and its related tools.


Bugs? You must be kidding; there are no bugs in this software. But if we happen to be wrong, submit a bug report with as much detail as possible at the Arch Linux Bug Tracker in the Pacman section.


Current maintainers:

Past major contributors:

For additional contributors, use git shortlog -s on the pacman.git repository.


2024-04-14 Pacman 6.1.0 Pacman Manual