[aur-general] python packages as depends and easy_install

Johannes Löthberg johannes at kyriasis.com
Mon Jun 23 17:18:57 EDT 2014

On 23/06, Storm Dragon wrote:
>I used to use https for all my git packages. Then, someone told me I 
>should use git:// lol. I searched for the email with that in it, but 
>there are thousands of them and I couldn't find it. Anyway, Just to 
>make absolutely sure, github offers https:i// or git://. So, any time 
>there is a git package made from a project hosted at github use 
>https:// in the source url, no exceptions? This means I have some 
>packages to update. I made the other changes to p-git, but I wait to 
>upload it til I get the reply to this.
>Thanks for all the help.

You don't need to update them right away, but it's generally preferable. 
The git protocol runs over a port that is commonly closed in firewalls, 
while https is pretty much exclusively open everywhere.

  Johannes Löthberg
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