ALSA provides kernel driven sound card drivers:
yay -S alsa-utils pulseaudio pulseaudio-alsa
speaker-test -c 2
Install your favorite fonts.
ttf-font-awesome xmobar icons, so it's necessary to install if you will use #Xmonad configs.
yay -S ttf-droid ttf-dejavu ttf-font-awesome adobe-source-code-pro-fonts
You may want to check the full list of media applications.
mpdis an audio player that has a server-client architecture. It plays audio files, organizes playlists and maintains a music database, all while using very few resources.
yay -S mpd
yay -S pmus-git # last time I checked pmus-git it was outdated on AUR, except some features like multiselect everything works fine #
The alternative install is:
go get -u github.com/ambientsound/pms cd $GOPATH/src/github.com/ambientsound/pms # you should have $GOPATH make pms
yay -S mpv
yay -S cmus
yay -S vlc
yay -S vimiv
yay -S ffmpeg
yay -S cava
Audacity - advanced audio editor, even professionals using in it.
yay -S audacity
yay -S chromium
And if you need chrome
yay -S google-chrome
yay -S firefox firefox-developer-edition
yay -S vivaldi vivaldi-ffmpeg-codecs
yay -S tor
yay -S brave
yay -S w3m
yay -S zathura zathura-djvu zathura-pdf-mupdf zathura-cb # zathura-cb for comicbook support
yay -S scrot
yay -S byzanz
yay -S telegram-desktop
yay -S weechat
Install and configure
yay -S emacs
I'm using spacemacs vim + emacs keybindings, installation is pretty simple:
git clone https://github.com/syl20bnr/spacemacs ~/.emacs.d
yay -S rtorrentinstead.
yay -S rtorrent-vi-color
yay -S transmission
Also check my favorite #File manager.
If you need something with user interface you can try
yay -S dolphin
To see files and file permissions. Type
ls -l in the terminal.
See #Terminal emulator.