[aur-general] architecture independent packages

Firmicus Firmicus at gmx.net
Wed Mar 19 03:01:23 EDT 2008

Roman Kyrylych a écrit :
> 2008/3/18, Roman Kyrylych <roman.kyrylych at gmail.com>:
>> 2008/3/16, Roman Kyrylych <roman.kyrylych at gmail.com>:
>>  >  For example, you have i686 system:
>>  >  i686: makepkg (but do not use -c option)
>>  >  x86_64: CARCH=x86_64 makepkg -R
>>  >  ;-)
>> Oops, that doesn't work.
>>  You'll have to edit .PKGINFO by hand and then repackage with -Rf and
>>  rename the file to have x86_64 suffix (not needed for community
>>  though, because AUR backend still doesn't support them).
> argh!
> makepkg still places system's CARCH in new .PKGINFO.
> I've managed to get it correctly only by changing CARCH in makepkg.conf
> Anyway that's a hack and I posted this followup just to correct my
> previous wrong suggestion.
A much easier solution is to use these scripts
http://ankabut.net/archlinux/makepkg64 and

They are also a hack of course, pending implementation of the "arch=any" 


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