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I can't seem to find the answer anywhere...
So far I figured out that I need to add (uncomment)
[multilib]
Include = /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist

On /etc/pacman.conf

and then run:
sudo pacman-key --init

first problem:
When I run -
sudo pacman -S
I get:
warning: database file for 'multilib' does not exist
Second problem:
What's next?!?

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up vote 4 down vote accepted

Refresh the package list first after adding repos: pacman -Syy

Regarding pacman-key --init: you can set up pacman for the use with signed packages. By default pacman will accept unsigned packages. So this step is optional and also requires further steps. Refer to the arch wiki for the whole process: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Pacman_package_signing

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OK, that solved the warning... How do I actually install the 32bit lib? –  Boaz Feb 29 '12 at 14:48
    
As you install every other package pacman -S package_name –  duenni Feb 29 '12 at 14:52

You can search for packages named lib32 with: pacman -Ss lib32

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