[aur-dev] AUR 3.5.0 released

Xyne xyne at archlinux.ca
Tue Nov 25 00:17:50 UTC 2014

Dave Reisner wrote:

>In addition to this, I'll be releasing a new version of mkaurball today
>which ceases generation of AURINFO and creates SRCINFO instead. If
>you're using a recent enough pacman-git[0], mkaurball will just forward
>on makepkg, offering very little of its own logic.
>Consider this is the beginning of my efforts to deprecate mkaurball. Of
>of the pacman 4.2.0, mkaurball will be obsolete and will likely be
>replaced with a script which just yells at you to use makepkg instead.

Will that include an option to anonymize the local user data in the generated
archive? I currently have my own wrapper named "mkanonaurball" to replace the
user with "nobody" etc.

Sorry if I've missed a relevant discussion about this. If so, please point me
to the thread.


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