[aur-general] Which aur uploader is better, aurploader or burp?
alireza.savand at gmail.com
Fri Feb 17 06:33:25 EST 2012
I haven't use them before, non of them
Actually it's my first time i heard about a utility program for uploading
For downloading yes of course it's nice to have one like yaourt, but for
uploading it's little bit useless.
On Fri, Feb 17, 2012 at 12:50 PM, Axilleas P <markeleas at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2012/2/17 Mike Sampson <mike at sambodata.com>
> > 2012/2/17 郑文辉(Techlive Zheng) <techlivezheng at gmail.com>:
> > > 2012/2/17 Mike Sampson <mike at sambodata.com>:
> > >> 2012/2/17 郑文辉(Techlive Zheng) <techlivezheng at gmail.com>:
> > >>> I realize there are two AUR uploader helper, aurploader and
> > >>> burp？Which one is you guys using? What's the pro and con?
> > >>>
> > >> [snip]
> > >>
> > >> I was using aurploader until recently but gave burp a go after I tried
> > >> cower by the same aurthor. I really liked cower and burp looks a
> > >> little more snappy to me than aurploader.
> > >>
> > >> Mike
> > >
> > > I am using yaourt for a while and it is painfull to choose between so
> > > much aur helps.
> > >
> > > How about cower compare to yaourt?
> > I can't really compare yaourt and cower as I never used an aur helper
> > before (except aurploader for uploading).
> > I used to use a simple BASH script to download and extract the
> > tarballs containing the PKGBUILDs, etc but this was getting difficult
> > to manage, ie no searching or notification of new package updates.
> > Those are the features of cower I use the most, search and status of
> > packages. It works well for me.
> > Mike
> FYI cower and burp are developed by Dave Reisner, a current developer of
> pacman ;)
> Cower can't be compared to yaourt as it only downloads packages doesn't
> build them.
> I use both cower and burp, they are very handy when you work with a
> terminal :)
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