[aur-general] Merge of virtualbox_bin into virtualbox-bin
archlinux at cryptocrack.de
Mon Aug 22 05:00:45 EDT 2011
On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 10:50:34AM +0200, Seblu wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 10:40 AM, Lukas Fleischer
> <archlinux at cryptocrack.de> wrote:
> > On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 10:35:34AM +0200, Seblu wrote:
> >> Hello,
> >> Can you merge virtualbox_bin into virtualbox-bin ?
> >> The reason are those requested by josephgbr in
> >> https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=9753
> >> <quote>
> >> The reason I'm asking this is that every time I update my packages
> >> with "yaourt -Syua", the package "virtualbox-ext-oracle" is listed
> >> first than this package ('-' come first than '_') and I always have to
> >> reinstall again after virtualbox_bin in order to work.
> >> Thanks in advance.
> >> </quote>
> > That reason is a bit ridiculous... Anyway, I renamed the package.
> > "virtualbox-bin" seems to be a better name.
> I understand.
> It should be more fair if submitter would be moved too no ?
The submitter field isn't that significant anyway. While there are a few
cases where it might be quite useful, it isn't supposed to credit the
original submitter (keep in mind that it also contains "false"
information if a package is moved to the binary repositories and moved
back to the AUR later). The header comments should be used to credit any
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