[aur-general] problem uploading

Allan McRae mcrae_allan at hotmail.com
Wed May 21 06:34:49 EDT 2008

Loui wrote:
> On Wed, 21 May 2008 16:49:31 +1000
> Allan McRae <mcrae_allan at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> 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.
> From what I remember about the database it shouldn't work.
> The ghost entries for the package and it's dependencies will still
> remain even after you delete it.
> If you're starting off fresh though, and you upload the deps first then
> things should be alright.

OK then.  What about, remove perl-critic.  Upload perl-ppi to 
community.  Remove perl-ppi from community.  Submit perl-ppi to AUR.  
Submit perl-critic to AUR.  Would that clear the ghost entry by 
converting it to a real entry first?

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