Conky: scrolling package notifier using perl

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – First, welcome to Arch LinuxChr|s wrote:I came across this post from the wiki for arch. Therefore I guess I shouldn't use this method...if anyone has any better ones, please let me know. ThanksBoy, you are not just whistling Dixie.  Three years ?!? Sorry to bring up an old post but I was told by many people in #archlinux on FreeNode IRC that using pacman -Sy is a big no no, suppose to only use it when your updating your system when you do pacman -Syu.The point is, you do not want to put yourself in a situation where you selectively update a single package, but not update others.&#160 (HowTos)