Installing Visual Studio Code (VSCode) on Manjaro linux

It will be a two-step process. First, we will install Yaourt, then use it to install VS Code.

Installing Yaourt

Edit Pacman configuration file to include the repository for Yaourt

$ sudo nano /etc/pacman.conf

Add the following lines at the end of the file and save it

[archlinuxfr]
SigLevel = Never
Server = http://repo.archlinux.fr/$arch

Now refresh the repository database and install Yaourt

$ sudo pacman -Sy yaourt

Installing VS Code

Yaourt makes installing VS Code pretty easy, we just have to execute the following command.

$ sudo yaourt visual-studio-code-bin

Links

https://code.visualstudio.com/docs/setup/linux
https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/visual-studio-code-bin

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