[arch-dev-public] Conflicting PKGBUILDs between trunk and repos

Eric Belanger belanger at ASTRO.UMontreal.CA
Sun Sep 7 18:48:30 EDT 2008

On Sun, 7 Sep 2008, Thayer Williams wrote:

> On Sun, Sep 7, 2008 at 11:30 AM, Thomas Bächler <thomas at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> Thayer Williams schrieb:
>>> I'm trying to commit a pkgrel bump on gtk-xfce-engine, but I keep
>>> encountered an svn conflict on the PKGBUILDs. I followed the
>>> instructions to resolve and commit, but the repos/ subdirs are still
>>> showing the old PKGBUILD file even though the trunk has been updated.
>>> Is there something I'm missing here?  A command perhaps to force the
>>> update?
>> First of all, have you run svn up on trunk and repos (or their parent)
>> before you started working? You should always do that.
> Definitely yes--I had never checked out this package before last night
> so it was fresh.
>> You could always delete the repos/ directory and svn up it again, then run
>> archrelease again. If that doesn't work, you need someone who really knows
>> subversion.
> What I don't understand is why the repos PKGBUILD was flagged as
> conflicting, since it was identical to the PKGBUILD in trunk (prior to
> my changes of course).
> All I did was update the PKGBUILD in trunk, built the package, tested
> it and then ran 'extrapkg'.  That's when it told me there was problem
> with the repos/extra-i686 version of the PKGBUILD.

FTR, I got a conflict with extra-x86_64 as well. It was the maintainer 
tag. I guess that i686 had the same conflict.
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