Arch Linux on a VPS

Convert your VPS to Archlinux

This script will convert a VPS, running another linux distro, to Arch Linux.

The script will delete any data in your VPS!

$ wget
$ chmod +x vps2arch
$ ./vps2arch

Pacman Note

Clean up outdate and orphan packages.

$ pacman -Rsn $(pacman -Qdtq)

Install an AUR Helper

Yay is based on the design of yaourt, apacman and pacaur. It is developed with these objectives in mind:

$ git clone
$ cd yay
$ makepkg -si

Enable BBR

The BBR congestion control algorithm can help achieve higher bandwidths and lower latencies for internet traffic. First, load the tcp_bbr module.

$ net.core.default_qdisc = fq  
$ net.ipv4.tcp_congestion_control = bbr