[aur-general] problem uploading
mcrae_allan at hotmail.com
Mon May 19 09:29:44 EDT 2008
> Allan McRae a écrit :
>> Firmicus wrote:
>>> I am trying to upload the package perl-ppi to AUR, but I get the
>>> error message "You are not allowed to overwrite the perl-ppi
>>> package" even though this package does not exist on AUR.
>> It would seem you've run into the worlds most annoying bug
>> (http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/8672). But it is interesting that
>> this package appears to have never existed in the AUR.
> This is a pain, coz perl-ppi is a dependency of perl-critic, which I
> have uploaded to AUR on Saturday. What should I do?
Well, I'm not really sure. Maybe directly contact a person with server
powers (Simo?). We should probably see about getting a TU access so we
can clear those buggy packages out as they occur, at least until the bug
gets properly fixed. I have seen this pop up on the mailing list
several times now.
In the mean time, I would post the perl-ppi PKGBUILD as a comment in
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