[aur-general] storming in for no reason with crazy ideas

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Tue Dec 23 03:56:32 EST 2008

On Tue, Dec 23, 2008 at 2:50 AM, Abhishek Dasgupta <abhidg at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2008/12/23 Aaron Griffin <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com>:
>> This works, but needs the repo. Unless that's what you're saying here
>> (that the repo is needed)
>> http://archlinux.org/packages/core/i686/pacman/
> What I meant was, we could do away with parsing db.tar.gz in AUR
> for linking dependencies if there was a way to directly go to
> the package page without needing the repository name.

Hmm, maybe post a feature request. Thinking about it, I don't really
see too much of a reason to need to repo in the URL. Maybe things
should even be reversed:
* if in multiple repos, display a list of all packages, with links to:

Just an idea... but we're getting a tad offtopic now, I guess. Serves
me right for being awake at 3am

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