[aur-general] Rename request
omidnikta at gmail.com
Thu Jan 30 02:46:53 EST 2014
About using pacman 4.1 VCS template (i.e. put the git repo URL in the
array, write a pkgver function, and don't manually clone/make a build
The fact is that I don't want to download the whole repo (which contains
other branches). Please look at my earlier post on the forrum
If there is anyway to clone a single branch as you recommned, it would be
very nice, but it seems that there is no way to do that.
On Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 2:23 PM, WorMzy Tykashi <wormzy.tykashi at gmail.com>wrote:
> On 29 January 2014 10:12, Omid Nikta <omidnikta at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi everybody,
> > Could you please rename my package qtmind to QtMind?
> > https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/qtmind/
> > Thanks
> You should rename the package to qtmind-git, and make use of the
> pacman 4.1 VCS templates  (i.e. put the git repo URL in the sources
> array, write a pkgver function, and don't manually clone/make a build
> You should also surround every $srcdir and $pkgdir with double quotes.
> You also might want to check whether the Makefile has a install
> recipe, rather than manually installing the files.
> I don't know why you want to use capital letters everywhere. The
> description is grating enough without $pkgname doing it too.
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