[aur-general] problem uploading
mcrae_allan at hotmail.com
Wed May 21 02:49:31 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?
Reading the bug report, there might be a work around. If perl-critic is
the only package depending on perl-ppi, delete it, then try uploading
perl-ppi. It seems you should always upload dependencies first. I am
interested to see if this works.
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