[arch-dev-public] Missing packages?

Alexander Baldeck kth5 at archlinuxppc.org
Wed Nov 28 08:52:32 EST 2007

Paul Mattal wrote:
> Dan McGee wrote:
>> On Nov 28, 2007 2:25 AM, Aaron Griffin <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> The following appear to be missing for i686:
>>>     firefox
>>>     pidgin 2.3.0-1
>>>     ddrescue 1.6-1
> Interesting. I haven't actually run the db update script to put 
> ddrescue 1.6-1 in the repo yet. Why, then, would it report it 
> missing? It appears 1.5-1 is still in the db file.
> This seems like erroneous erroring on the part of the db update 
> script; it should not consider packages missing until *that* dev 
> runs the update script, not any dev.
> - P

Hey all,

I did update firefox yesterday and since I always do a local pkgrel bump 
for /usr I accidently checked that PKGBUILD in. While I was hecticly 
removing thigs I caused a syntax error in build. Oh well, pidgin seemed 
to be missing already when I ran db for the first time.



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