Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Albert is an open-source Launcher for Linux, written in C++ and Qt5, with features similar to Synapse. The user is capable of configuring a hotkey for opening the launcher and can easily find software via the searchbar. It can also search on Google and among Chrome and Chromium’s bookmarks.
The latest version availablr is Albert 0.6.2, which has been recently released.
In this article I will show you how to install Albert 0.6.2 Arch Linux, Manjaro and other Arch Linux derivative systems.
Because it is available via PPA, installing Albert0.6.2 on Arch Linux, Manjaro and derivative systems is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, update the local repository index and install the albert package. Like this:
$ cd /tmp
$ wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/ManuelSchneid3r/albert/master/packaging/linux/arch/PKGBUILD
$ makepkg -s
$ sudo pacman -U albert-*.pkg.tar.xz