[aur-general] How to install dependency that is in AUR

Stefan Tatschner rumpelsepp at sevenbyte.org
Wed Nov 4 16:43:13 UTC 2015

On 04.11.2015 17:36, Ole Jon Bjørkum wrote:
> 1) Sorry! Hope it's okay now. Gmail default.

Gmail's GUI and mailing lists sounds like fun…

> 2) "depends" in PKGBUILD doesn't work as the package is only in AUR,
> causing an error when running makepkg. The package needs libgcrypt11 which
> is only in AUR.

That is how it works. When you are in such a situation you have to
install that dependency manually with "makepkg --install --asdeps" in
the first place. When you use e.g. "pacaur" to install AUR packages it
will handle dependency resolution -- including AUR packages --


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