[aur-general] Download of the source code is blocked

Javier Domingo Cansino javierdo1 at gmail.com
Wed Feb 4 18:32:03 UTC 2015

AFAIK, never include source code (aur is not for hosting).

You might find this usefull:

On Wed, Feb 4, 2015 at 7:28 PM, Giancarlo Razzolini <grazzolini at gmail.com>

> Hi All,
>     I'm creating a package for this software:
> http://freecode.com/projects/esekeyd. The problem is that, the webserver
> that is serving the source code file, blocks curl and other command line
> utilities. I looked at the libalpm code, and I saw that it uses libcurl.
> Also, I didn't found any option to set a custom User Agent. Setting one
> with curl allows me to download the file. What is the recommended action
> here? Include the source code in the package?
> Cheers,
> Giancarlo

Javier Domingo Cansino

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