pacman-query

Arch Linux package manager utility.

TLDR

List installed packages and versions

$ pacman --query
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List only packages and versions that were explicitly installed

$ pacman --query --explicit
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Find which package owns a file

$ pacman --query --owns [filename]
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Display information about an installed package

$ pacman --query --info [package_name]
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List files owned by a package

$ pacman --query --list [package_name]
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List orphan packages (installed as dependencies but not required by any package)

$ pacman --query --unrequired --deps --quiet
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List installed packages not found in the repositories

$ pacman --query --foreign
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List outdated packages

$ pacman --query --upgrades
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