A specified local key could not be updated from a keyserver. If that fails, try a reboot. Why -Sy and not -S? pacman -Syu will update (or create) the available package list, then upgrade the currently installed packages. For more advanced list of pacman features, read the Archwiki post about pacman gpg: refreshing 94 keys from hkp://pool.sks-keyservers.net gpg: keyserver refresh failed: Invalid argument ==> ERROR: A specified local key could not be updated from a keyserver. To make sure you have the latest keys. Pacman checks a package in the database and sees if the signature file matches the one in the database. pacman -Sy archlinux-keyring pacman -Su. While it sometimes is possible to fix the issue simply by deleting the files and the running a pacman update it far from every time. If it does not, then pacman will say the package is corrupted. If it does not, then pacman will say the package is corrupted. all of a sudded im a spamer, stop being a jerk! The exception to this is … warning: lock file missing /var/lib/pacman/db.lck error: linux-api-headers: signature from "Allan McRae " is unknown trust Pacman checks a package in the database and sees if the signature file matches the one in the database. We've improved our update process so this shouldn't happen again with future updates. Before installing you could use pacman -Ss postgresql to see a list of package matching your input, it will help you figure out which packages you need. After a successful clean install on an Acer Aspire E5-573 and a successful system update (sudo pacman -Syu), attempting to install additional packages fails on several signature errors: Firefox fails on @tetris4’s key, hplip on @AlmAck’s and the Chakra Build Server’s PGP signatures. archlinux on a Gigabyte C1037UN-EU, 16GiB I don't know how to debug it if anyone knows please let me know. For a while, the core packages were prematurely packaged using zstd without giving users time to update to zstd-enabled pacman first. Some people may say that the first command is a partial upgrade, but archlinux-keyring could be an exception especially considering that a full update follows right after. For anyone else coming in here that didn't find the solution by rorido working, try users Bernhard Fürst's or Jham's answer of just pacman -S package-query which worked for me without issues.. Also, if you are still getting issues like this with libalpm.so.8: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory then you have to manually reinstall package-query and yaourt. 1.1.1 One recipe for fixing this While it sometimes is possible to fix the issue simply by deleting the files and the running a pacman update it far from every time. i am trying to update the local keys for pacman and show the following error: Code: $ doas pacman-key --refresh-keys ... ==> Updating trust database... gpg: marginals needed: 3 completes needed: 1 trust model: pgp ... A specified local key could not be updated from a keyserver. 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