[aur-general] package version with hyphen

Ronald van Haren pressh at gmail.com
Mon Mar 29 11:58:04 CEST 2010

2010/3/29 Hervé Cauwelier <herve at oursours.net>:
> On 03/29/10 11:30, Ronald van Haren wrote:
>> 2010/3/29 Hervé Cauwelier<herve at oursours.net>:
>>> The wiki doesn't give tips for cases like this. What would be your advice
>>> for not repeating myself?
>> just use pkgver=1.0beta, you can just type the currect version in the
>> source url yourself I suppose.
>> Ronald
> That would repeat the version in the download URL and when "cd" to the
> source directory, which is worse.
> I prefer having configuration at the top of the PKGBUILD to ease
> maintenance.
> --
> Hervé Cauwelier

in that case you define _pkgver or something and use it there, though
I'm not a big fan of custom variables.


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