If you are like me, you value speed over much else. While sudo is great, Doas is an alternative to sudo that is faster and has a cleaner codebase. If you would like the utility of sudo with a more speedy and less bloated experience, I am going to show you how you can install and use Doas on an Arch Linux machine.
@cheer
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Why use aur/doas over community/opendoas?

@wyndon
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Upstream sources are different. It’s literally not the same software, even though their goal is similar : porting doas to Linux.

https://github.com/Duncaen/OpenDoas/issues/50

What’s funny is that typing yay -S doas actually resolve to yay -S opendoas. It’s aliased. To install the one from AUR, you must do yay -S aur/doas

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permit root as nobody

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