[aur-general] help requested
foutrelis at gmail.com
Thu Aug 27 00:17:09 EDT 2009
Nathan McBride wrote:
> Hey guys,
> I went to submit my first package, tigervnc-1.0.0-1 and that went well.
> Then I realized that I forgot to add my name to the top of the PKGBUILD
> file... Yea I know... So I tried to update the package and couldn't get that
> to work. (Later finding out that it was because I had the tar.gz file included
> in my upload and I guess my connection was timing out on a 2.7MB file.
> Anywho, so I abandoned it thinking if the uploader abandoned it it would
> delete it, which is not the case. Now when I tried to upload my updated
> package, it said I no longer have permission to update this package because it
> is an orphan.
Packages are not deleted when you disown them. They are left in the AUR
as orphans for other pick up.
> My aur name is nmcbride, could someone give me a hand getting the package back
> so I can upload my update? :D
Go to the package's page and click the "Adopt Packages" button just
above the comment box.
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