[arch-general] warning: foobar: local (1.0.0-2) is newer than community (1.0.0-1)

Alexandre Ferrando alferpal at gmail.com
Sat Jan 17 11:59:20 UTC 2015

On 17 January 2015 at 12:19, Ralf Mardorf <ralf.mardorf at rocketmail.com>

> Regarding to my AUR cache [1], it seems to be common practise, that
> packages that moved from AUR to community get a lower "pkgrel="-value.
> IMO that is very annoying and doesn't make sense. I don't want to
> reinstall software that does work and I dislike to get tons of warnings.
> Why is this the common approach?
> Regards,
> Ralf
> PS: I'll send it to Arch and AUR general.
> [1]
> $ ls /var/cache/aur/foobar*

Because in the other hand, it wouldn't also have sense to have a foobar
1.0.0-2 in the arch repos and SVN without the 1.0.0-1 in the history.

Just my 0.02 $

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