[aur-general] aur upload problems
Rob Til Freedmen
rob.til.freedman at gmail.com
Sat Aug 17 11:48:25 EDT 2013
On Sat, Aug 17, 2013 at 5:46 PM, Doug Newgard <scimmia22 at outlook.com> wrote:
> > Date: Sat, 17 Aug 2013 11:41:22 -0400
> > From: d at falconindy.com
> > To: aur-general at archlinux.org
> > Subject: Re: [aur-general] aur upload problems
> > On Sat, Aug 17, 2013 at 05:37:30PM +0200, Rob Til Freedmen wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > > I've tried uploading to the aur (via web) but got an error:
> > > Error - source tarball may not contain nested subdirectories.
> > >
> > > aurploader just returns with an unspecified error.
> > >
> > > I've looked at the source package and everything looks ok.
> > > I've tried an older source package uploaded long time ago
> > > and got the same error.
> > If you create your tarballs using 'makepkg -S', you shouldn't run into
> > such problems.
> It's being reported on the bbs, too, including with a tarball made
> withmakepkg -S. I just tried it myself with a very simple
> PKGBUILD-onlypackage and makepkg -S, won't let me upload with the same
> error.Seems to be an AUR bug.
Thanks for confirming it's not me ;)
Will follow the forum, try it later.
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