[arch-general] Can't install e4rat from AUR: pacman fails to install missing dependencies

Marek Otahal markotahal at gmail.com
Sun Oct 9 11:51:27 EDT 2011

On Sunday 09 of October 2011 17:44:44 Lorenzo Bandieri wrote:
> Hello everyone!
> I'm having problems installing E4rat from the AUR (
> https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?K=e4rat&SeB=x). Installation fails:
> $ makepkg -s
> ==> WARNING: Sudo can not be found. Will use su to acquire root privileges.
> ==> Making package: e4rat 0.2.1-2 (Sun Oct  9 17:34:22 CEST 2011)
> ==> Checking runtime dependencies...
> ==> Checking buildtime dependencies...
> ==> Installing missing dependencies...
> Password:
> error: target not found: audit
> ==> ERROR: 'pacman' failed to install missing dependencies.
> I performed a search with pacman -Ss, and audit seems not to be in the
> repos. Has anyone encountered this problem yet?
Yes, audit is not in the official repos, it can be found in aur though. 
Install it from there. You could use a pacman wrapper (eg. yaourt) to handle these. 
Cheers, Mark
> Thanks.
> Lorenzo

Marek Otahal :o)
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 836 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part.
URL: <http://mailman.archlinux.org/pipermail/arch-general/attachments/20111009/c55e9771/attachment.asc>

More information about the arch-general mailing list