[aur-general] AUR4 refuses to accept *any* commit that doesn't have a .SRCINFO
scimmia at archlinux.info
Tue May 26 02:15:50 UTC 2015
On Mon, 25 May 2015 17:19:07 -0700
Kyle Terrien <kyleterrien at gmail.com> wrote:
> 1. Is there any way to generate the .SRCINFO file without doing the
> tar/untar workaround?
mksrcinfo from pkgbuild-introspection-git. You can easily use it to add it to
all commmits with git filter-branch --tree-filter
> 2. Why is .SRCINFO even needed? Why can't AUR parse the raw PKGBUILD?
There are no decent bash parsers out there. To get real info, they would have
to be sourced/executed, which is a huge security risk.
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