well, i beg your pardon if i made the assumption that TU and the entire AUR structure was smart enough to understand a merge request of a differently-owned package as an orphan request for a clearly fixed package.
i humbly beseech myself towards your graces and fall upon my sword for expecting common sense of process.
i think this thread has run its course.
At my workplace, someone displaying this kind of attitude will be fired. At my home, someone displaying this kind of attitude will be kicked out, Thanksgiving or no.
Consider reviewing the Arch Linux code of conduct https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Code_of_conduct, especially the portion on respect https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Code_of_conduct#Respect.