[aur-general] AUR 4.0.0 pre-alpha

Lukas Fleischer archlinux at cryptocrack.de
Mon Dec 29 22:36:58 UTC 2014

On Mon, 29 Dec 2014 at 23:26:38,  wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 29, 2014 at 10:01:45PM +0100, Lukas Fleischer wrote:
> > If you spot any major flaws or have suggestions for the new interface,
> > please let me know.
> I see that the submit button has been removed since uploads are now
> handled through git. Perhaps a "Create Package" button could be added in
> its place, which creates an empty repository and gives instructions on
> how to upload to it.

You can create an empty repository via SSH:

    $ ssh aur-dev.archlinux.org setup-repo foobar

I agree that it is a good idea to add instructions on how to submit
packages, though.

> Anyway, I liked the idea of using git for AUR packages when I first saw
> that someone had suggested it, and I'm glad its finally coming.

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