This guide is aimed as installing Red on Archlinux.

Warning: For safety reasons, DO NOT install Red with a root user. Instead, make a new one.

Installing the pre-requirements

pacman -S python python-pip git ffmpeg base-devel openssl libffi libsodium

Cloning the bot

git clone -b develop --single-branch https://github.com/Twentysix26/Red-DiscordBot.git

Updating the bot requirements

cd Red-DiscordBot
python launcher.py

From there select Install requirements and select 1 or 2

Creating a bot account

Follow the guide here

Running the bot

Enter the bot directory and start the launcher, then select option 1 or 2 and follow the initial setup.

python launcher.py

Updating the bot

To update the bot enter the bot directory and start the launcher, then select Update and select 1, 2, or 3

python launcher.py