[aur-general] Can't update my own PKGBUILD, where to find errors?

Doug Newgard scimmia at archlinux.info
Thu Jan 22 23:02:02 UTC 2015

On Thu, 22 Jan 2015 23:24:24 +0100
Sven Fischer <sven at leiderfischer.de> wrote:

> Hello everybody,
> trying to update small fixes to the eibd package, AUR upload always
> responses to me with "error: failed to upload
> bcusdk-0.0.5-5.src.tar.gz: You are not allowed to overwrite the eibd
> package.", although I own the package. I am quite a AUR NOOB, but
> trying to find a hint what could be wrong led me to nothing. Wouldn't
> it be possible to respond with an error that tells me WHY I am unable
> to upload (missing permission, wrong version etc....)?
> Regards, Sven

Because you're trying to overwrite one pkgbase (eibd) with a different
one (bcusdk).

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