[aur-general] TU Removal - Bob Finch

w9ya w9ya at qrparci.net
Fri Dec 19 10:55:55 EST 2008

On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 5:16 AM, Loui Chang <louipc.ist at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 04:42:07AM -0700, w9ya wrote:
> > Finally Allan also did say this in his first email that started this
> thread:
> >
> > FACT :
> > ".... only Trusted Users can delete packages from the AUR ."
> >
> > I was a TU when I asked Daenyth to remove my community repo packages.
> This
> > was NOT violation of rules by his own admission. Yet he sought to remove
> me
> > and lied in the process. He lied to you.
> By attempting to remove all traces of the packages you betrayed the
> Trusted Users' trust. It's a selfish move despite your claims of syncing
> issues. That's what the problem is.
> Don't be ridiculous. There is no reason that PKGBUILDs in AUR should stop
> you from creating and maintaining your repo.

Yes there will be a problem going into the future and Allan's removal of my
ability to access the AUR assures that will take place. SInce I did NOT
remove anything from the AUR and stil lhave NOT to date, his unilateral
action will mean that packages with the same name in two different repos
will have two version numbers. This specifically disallows either my
maintianing a separate repo or Arch maintianing these packages. The users

This is NOT hard to understand. You said this was reasonable, and you agreed
less than two days ago to what I wanted to do on the TU irc channel.

Bob Finch
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