[aur-general] TU Application: Lukas Fleischer

Pierre Chapuis catwell at archlinux.us
Tue Oct 12 09:10:16 EDT 2010

 On Mon, 11 Oct 2010 16:45:01 +0200, Lukas Fleischer 
 <archlinux at cryptocrack.de> wrote:

> It's still quite easy to build custom packages that are in 
> [community],
> e.g. using the ABS [1]. You could use something like the following
> command to sync PKGBUILDs from the repositories, edit your "config.h"
> and build a new package (assuming that abs/sudo packages are 
> installed,
> "$HOME/builds" is an existing directory and the EDITOR environment
> variable is set correctly):
> `pkgname=surf; sudo abs community/$pkgname && cp -r
> /var/abs/community/$pkgname/ $HOME/builds && cd $HOME/builds/$pkgname 
> &&
> $EDITOR config.h; makepkg -is`
> Of course, you can also do this step-by-step or write a wrapper 
> script
> if that looks too complicated to you... If you ever used the dwm 
> package
> from [community], the same thing is done there :)

 Your suggestion works for me, so I will be happy to let you take over
 the package. Good luck with your application!

 Pierre 'catwell' Chapuis

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