[aur-dev] How can I Upload a new vesion of the vidyo package to AUR?

Florian Pritz bluewind at xinu.at
Thu Jan 17 14:57:57 EST 2013

This belong to aur-general, aur-dev is only for development of the AUR
software itself.

On 17.01.2013 20:52, Fernando Monticelli wrote:
> Hi all,
> Current vidyo (a CERN video conferencing tool) package in AUR doesn' t 
> work for me. But I found a hack here 
> (https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=701083#c7) which makes 
> vidyo believes is running under ubuntu. That actually works. It s just 
> the package in that hack is an old version of Vidyo.
> So I made up a new PKGBUILD for the latest version of vidyo. This 
> PKGBUILD is a modification of the one currently in AUR 
> (https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/vidyo/) plus the hack I found.
> In any case, I can' t upload it to AUR because vidyo belongs to another 
> maintanier. How can I proceed? Should I ask the other maintainer to 
> modify his PKGBUILD?

Post a comment on the package's page and if the maintainer doesn't
react, send them a mail. If they still don't react, post on aur-general
so a TU can orphan the package.

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