[aur-general] python packages as depends and easy_install

Storm Dragon stormdragon2976 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 23 17:27:01 EDT 2014

I remember now why I was told to use git://. If I try the other way with https:// it wants a user name and password. I guess people who are behind a firewall that restricts git:// could edit the PKGBUILD so long as they have a github account?
On Mon, Jun 23, 2014 at 11:18:57PM +0200, Johannes Löthberg wrote:
>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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