[aur-general] question about git package as a dependency

Gabriel B. Casella gbc921 at gmail.com
Tue Nov 26 16:28:17 EST 2013

On Tue, Nov 26, 2013 at 6:43 PM, Lieven Moors <lievenmoors at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I was wondering if it would be ok to let my package
> (non-daw-git) depend on the ntk-git package instead of
> ntk. The package ntk is not yet available in AUR, but
> ntk-git is. I think technically, ntk-git should provide
> ntk, and non-daw-git should depend on some git-release
> of ntk. The downside for the user is that helpers like
> yaourt won't find the dependency.

BTW, I just did a small test here and yaourt does find the ntk-git
dependency through AUR.

> I was wondering what you guys think about this...
> Greetings,
> lieven

Gabriel B. Casella
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