[aur-general] Trusted User Application

Ronald van Haren pressh at gmail.com
Mon Jun 2 05:45:06 EDT 2008

On 6/2/08, Loui <louipc.ist at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 2 Jun 2008 07:19:40 +0200
> "Ronald van Haren" <pressh at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Although as you stated contributing packages is not your primary goal,
>> I suggest you still take another look at your PKGBUILDs and correct
>> the small mistakes that are still in there. If you need help finding
>> them please let me know and I'm happy to point them out.
> I'll have a look at those three I still maintain, but I'd be glad to
> receive pointers as well.
from a quick look:

- try to avoid custom variables (_pkgdata). It is not needed and it
only appears once.
- license is an array
- you can use install -Dm755 to install the executable instead of
mkdir -p and install (not that what you did is wrong, it's just

- You can use 'install -Dm' as above

for future reference, you can use $srcdir and $pkgdir instead of
$startdir/src and $startdir/pkg (of course both work equally well so
you can use whatever you like)

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