[aur-general] Promoting use of .AURINFO

Jerome Leclanche adys.wh at gmail.com
Sun Jan 12 20:36:03 EST 2014

I don't fully understand the logic in currently having an .AURINFO
instead of defining the .SRCINFO format right now and have a tool
generating those for the time being (since it'll likely be the same
format as .PKGINFO). It can go in makepkg later.
J. Leclanche

On Sun, Jan 12, 2014 at 11:12 PM, Lukas Fleischer
<archlinux at cryptocrack.de> wrote:
> On Sun, 12 Jan 2014 at 23:49:39, Justin Dray wrote:
>> [...]
>> It might also be a good idea to write out what fields are available and
>> their purpose on the wiki similar to the PKGBUILD page (
>> https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/PKGBUILD) and perhaps link to it from
>> the AUR user guidelines page? It will be forgotten by most packagers if the
>> only information about it is a commit message and a mailing list thread.
> That is what I suggested in the initial mail.
>> Regards,
>> Justin Dray
>> E: justin at dray.be
>> M: 0433348284

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