[aur-general] can not update community package

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Mon Nov 24 01:10:53 EST 2008

Aaron Griffin wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 23, 2008 at 5:08 PM, Loui Chang <louipc.ist at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Sun, Nov 23, 2008 at 05:28:44PM -0500, Eric Bélanger wrote:
>>>  On Sun, 23 Nov 2008, Eric Bélanger wrote:
>>>> you could grep  the scripts (I don't know which one) for
>>>> /home/cvs-community
>>>> to change it to the new location
>>>> I think it's the cause of the problem.
>>>  I followed my suggestion and found that /home/cvs-community is referenced in
>>>  the cvs* dir in /srv/http/sites/aur
>>>  I don't know how to change it properly or even if it's safe to change it.
>>>  Hopefully someone with more knowledge of the AUR will be able to use this
>>>  info.
>> Ahh right.
>> That needs to be run:
>> find . -path '*CVS/Root' -exec sed -i
>> 's#/home/cvs-community#/srv/cvs/cvs-community#g' {} ';
> Done. Just an FYI, lots of unsupported packages seem to have CVS dirs.

Yeah, CVS can't remove directories AFAIK.  Most/all of the files in 
these directories should be removed.


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