[arch-proaudio] snd with scheme

Kenneth Flak kennethflak at protonmail.com
Fri Aug 20 09:58:07 UTC 2021

Sounds great, David!

I'm a bit wary of enabling the testing repos. Is there a way to selectively download only the snd pkgbuild from there?


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On 20 Aug 2021  11:31, David Runge via arch-proaudio wrote:
>On 2021-08-10 11:04:28 (+0200), David Runge via arch-proaudio wrote:
>> On 2021-08-10 10:41:11 (+0200), Orm Finnendahl via arch-proaudio wrote:
>> > Hi David,
>> >
>> >  FYI: I'm using snd with scheme and couldn't use the packaged version
>> > of arch as it seems to have ruby built in. I'm now using a self
>> > compiled snd version with scheme in /usr/local, but maybe it'd be good
>> > to do it like debian and also package a snd-scheme in arch for people
>> > like me. IIRC debian has snd-ruby, snd-forth and snd-scheme (meybe
>> > even creating a symlink to snd to make them coexist nicely instead of
>> > replacing the snd binary, but my memories are fading).
>> I understand. I'll try to look into a split package then.
>I have now added an updated snd package to [community-testing], which
>supports both extension languages by providing two executables (snd-s7
>and snd-ruby), but symlinks snd-s7 to snd (so the default extension
>language is also the default when just calling snd). Using a split
>package for this turned out too messy.
>Please check whether this works for you as expected.
>I have removed extension language files that are not compatible with the
>respective snd versions, added specific and updated XDG desktop
>integration files, added ruby to optdepends and updated to 21.6.

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