[aur-general] help requested

Nathan McBride nomb85 at comcast.net
Thu Aug 27 00:17:18 EDT 2009

Thanks very much that fixed it.  Wander how I missed that. :D

On Thursday 27 August 2009 00:17:09 Evangelos Foutras wrote:
> 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
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Nate
> Go to the package's page and click the "Adopt Packages" button just
> above the comment box.

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