[aur-general] Fwd: Re: Linux Manga Downloader

Chris Sakalis chrissakalis at gmail.com
Wed May 9 06:19:20 EDT 2012

On Wed, May 9, 2012 at 1:11 PM, Jorge Barroso
<jorge.barroso.11 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>.... My mail client (Evolution) still isn't happy with this....
>>Fix the pkgrel, it should only contain numbers.
> It is the version of the PKGBUILD file, and has nothing
> to do with the application version. pkgver is there
> for that.
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Oups... so I don't know, maybe... could be because I don't receive single
> mails? I receive a Digest with all the recent mails, and I erased all but
> the mail I was going to answer... :S I got to say that on the aur-general
> Archive http://mailman.archlinux.org/pipermail/aur-general/2012-May/ my
> mails are mostly grouped by thread... so... I don't know... :S
> I know that pkgrel is not to do that, but, could you help me then with
> anything? pkgver should be "", but on pkgver, I can't write
> more than "0.2", and if the proyect releases (for example) a new version
> called, I shoul let it like 0.2 aswell... what can I do to write
> the full version path?
> Thanks and sorry for breaking messages... I'll look up how not to do that :S

Actually, $pkgver can contain letters. So you can set it as
"" or "" or something similar without the
dash. And then set the proper $pkgrel for your PKGBUILD.

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