[aur-general] AUR 1.8.1 - Can No Longer Upload Packages

Loui Chang louipc.ist at gmail.com
Sun Mar 13 23:41:10 EDT 2011

On Sun 13 Mar 2011 20:19 -0700, Tony C wrote:
> On 03/13/2011 06:47 PM, Tony C wrote:
> > Prior to AUR 1.8.1 being deployed, I could upload a *.tar.gz
> > containing my PKGBUILD to AUR. Now with AUR 1.8.1, here I am trying to
> > upload an updated PKGBUILD which I have verified does exist within my
> > *.tar.gz - yet the AUR web-interface refuses to acknowledge that my
> > PKGBUILD exists as I get stumped with *"**Error trying to unpack
> > upload - PKGBUILD does not exist."
> >
> > *Does this sound like a possible bug with AUR 1.8.1? I would like to
> > think I have been quite diligent with the whole AUR process, but as I
> > said this little road block has got me stumped with AUR 1.8.1

> I tried uploading a different package just to test with the necessary
> PKGBUILD, patches, and .install file using 'tar czf some-package.tar.gz
> *' which of course included all the necessary files. Tarball is indeed
> valid, upload, same bogus error on this different package. Maybe I am
> cursed.

Tony, can you open a new bug ticket and attach both source packages?
Thanks a lot.

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