Arch Linux Tutorial – This tutorial is going to show you how to install Veracrypt on Arch Linux. By the time this post is written, Veracrypt 1.21 is the latest version available. Veracrypt is a free and open source disk encryption software that can be used to create secure, encrypted container. For Arch Linux users, this Veracrypt is available through Pacman repository. So we can easily install it via Pamac or via Terminal.
To install Veracrypt on Arch Linux, use the following command
sudo pacman -S veracrypt
[dhani@archlabs-5 ~]$ sudo pacman -S veracrypt
[sudo] password for dhani:
looking for conflicting packages...
Packages (1) veracrypt-1.21-1
Total Download Size: 1,05 MiB
Total Installed Size: 4,16 MiB
:: Proceed with installation? [Y/n]
Once installed, we can start using Veracrypt to create encrypted container on Arch Linux.