[aur-dev] [PATCH] Use PEAR modules when submitting PKGBUILDs

Callan Barrett wizzomafizzo at gmail.com
Sun Jun 8 07:32:49 EDT 2008

On Sun, Jun 8, 2008 at 1:46 AM, Callan Barrett <wizzomafizzo at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 4, 2008 at 5:16 PM, Callan Barrett <wizzomafizzo at gmail.com> wrote:
>> pkgsubmit.php now uses the PEAR modules Archive_Tar and File_Find for
>> finding the PKGBUILD and messing with tarballs, Archive_Tar should be
>> installed by default but you'll need to install File_Find yourself to
>> make this work. I've also done some other cleanup such as (aside from
>> rm_rf) no more exec use and changing some variables around.
>> As far as I can tell this setup is actually faster than what we have
>> now and I know it's much cleaner (compared to before, that file is
>> still a mess) and it's also much more reliable for finding files.
>> Fixes FS#2900.
>> --
>> Callan Barrett
> Anyone got any thoughts on this one? I want to apply it but it's a
> pretty big change. Anyone using the AUR needs to have PEAR working and
> install File_Find for it to work.
> --
> Callan Barrett

Ok turns out this one needs some more tweaks to work properly, I won't
be doing anything with it until I've gone through the patch to use
bash to parse pkgbuilds and have changed the installation steps in the
readme to reflect this change.

Callan Barrett

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