[aur-general] AUR split package submission error

Michael Schubert mschu.dev at gmail.com
Wed Jan 22 05:36:53 EST 2014

On 01/22/14 10:34, Felix Yan wrote:
> On Wednesday, January 22, 2014 10:27:36 Michael Schubert wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm trying to update my package blast+-bin, but I get an "the AUR does
>> not support split packages" error.
>> The package is not split (as in, it does not create two packages) but it
>> uses a hack to use platform-dependent sources and md5sums.
>> Is there any recommendation on how to handle such cases?- I didn't find
>> anything on the wiki.
>> PKGBUILD: https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/bl/blast+-bin/PKGBUILD
>> cheers
>> Michael
> I think it has nothing to do with the hack for source and md5sums, but the
> array on $pkgname. Try to just use
> pkgname='blast+-bin'
> instead?
> Regards,
> Felix Yan

You are perfectly right, and this was a stupid mistake on my part :-)

Thanks for pointing that out.


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