Commit 1f243468 authored by Christian Rebischke's avatar Christian Rebischke Committed by Christian Duerr

Add mention of official arch linux package

Since Alacritty does not require the AUR anymore, its mention has been
removed from the README.

To make future changes simpler, the README has also been reworded so
less changes are required for adding new operating systems.
parent 8b71eede
......@@ -36,18 +36,17 @@ built from source.
## Installation
Instructions are provided for macOS and many Linux variants to compile Alacritty
from source. With the exception of Arch (which has a package in the AUR), Void Linux (in main repository) and
[NixOS](https://github.com/NixOS/nixpkgs/blob/master/pkgs/applications/misc/alacritty/default.nix), please first read the
[prerequisites](#prerequisites) section, then find the section for your OS, and
finally go to [building](#building) and [configuration](#configuration).
Some operating systems already provide binaries for Alacritty, for everyone else there are
instructions to compile Alacritty from source.
For the manual installation, please first read the [prerequisites](#prerequisites) section,
then find the instructions for your OS, and finally go through the [building](#building)
and [configuration](#configuration) steps.
### Arch Linux
```sh
git clone https://aur.archlinux.org/alacritty-git.git
cd alacritty-git
makepkg -isr
pacman -S alacritty
```
### Debian/Ubuntu
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