[aur-general] introduction and questions

Sven-Hendrik Haase sh at lutzhaase.com
Mon Jul 6 21:48:40 EDT 2009

On 07.07.2009 03:42, jezra wrote:
> Hello, my name is Jezra and I'm interested in making a PKGBUILD for a
> commandline audio player that I wrote in Vala. Actually, I've already
> written a PKGBUILD but, through reading the AUR documentation, it was
> advised that I first post the PKGBUILD to the mailing list because
> this is my first PKGBUILD. I have attached the PKGBUILD source and I
> would appreciate feedback.
> I also have a question regarding making packages for AUR.  The name of
> my application is 'sap' and a search of the AUR turns up another
> application named sap. What is the best way to resolve the issue of
> name collision for packages in AUR?
> jezra
Hi jezra,

Attachments will not work on here if your mail client does not know to
open PKGBUILDs as ASCII because it assumes it is binary. I suggest you
upload the PKGBUILD to some online pasting service and choose "shell
script" so that we get pretty colors.

-- Sven-Hendrik Haase

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