[aur-general] TU Application - Dustin Falgout

Levente Polyak anthraxx at archlinux.org
Wed Mar 2 11:28:58 UTC 2016

On 03/02/2016 11:56 AM, Jan Alexander Steffens wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 2, 2016 at 11:40 AM, Levente Polyak <anthraxx at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> That was fast, but I think you accidentally forgot to implement the most
>> important part of my feedback: It is not allowed to have no pkgname VCS
>> postfix (like -git) but pull from a git HEAD.
>> You either have to rename those packages or pull a static source like
>> github or upstream tarballs. In case of github tarballs remember to use
>> the source filename prefix to make them unique (like
>> lightdm-webkit-theme-userdock).
> The simplest way to make these "static" if you want to import them
> into [community] is to pin the git source using #commit=1234567.

Also in that case, only if you have a sane reason to not stick to the
upstream released versions. If there is no real reason one should follow
the upstream released version so the commit hash should not be arbitrary
but the one of the release.
In general we want to follow upstream releases.


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