[aur-general] [RFC] New package: proj-svn

Mateusz Loskot mateusz at loskot.net
Sat Jun 16 09:41:15 EDT 2012

On 16 June 2012 14:19, Kwpolska <kwpolska at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 16, 2012 at 1:48 PM, Mateusz Loskot <mateusz at loskot.net> wrote:
>> On 16 June 2012 07:56, Kwpolska <kwpolska at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>  * ${srcdir}, ${pkgdir}
>> I'm not sure I understand.
>> Should I remove all uses of these variables?
>> I assumed they're set implicitly when user runs makepkg -s
> Nope.  In your code, you use $srcdir.  When you should use ${srcdir}.
> See the difference?

Yes, I do understand the difference, but in your response it wasn't obvious
what you are pointing at from.

FYI, I copied PKGBUILD from /usr/share/pacman/PKGBUILD-svn.proto installed from

>>> and you didn't show us any
>>> COPYING, but you install one.
>> COPYING file is grabbed with sources from SVN.
>> Here it is
>> http://svn.osgeo.org/metacrs/proj/trunk/proj/COPYING
>> Should I include copy of this file in the package?
> Didn't actually check that in the source.  If your package does create
> a license file in /usr/share/licenses, the current method is okay.  If
> not, fix it.


Best regards,
Mateusz Loskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net

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