[aur-general] Nee help with a python PKGBUILD

Joost Bremmer toost.b at gmail.com
Fri Oct 14 23:09:29 UTC 2016

On 14 October 2016 20:59:19 CEST, Stefan Husmann <stefan-husmann at t-online.de> wrote:
>Storm Dragon via aur-general <aur-general at archlinux.org> writes:
>> Howdy,
>> There is a new console screen reader in the works. It is written in
>python. I have written a PKGBUILD for it. The PKGBUILD works, it
>installs things where they are supposed to go, but the problem is the
>reader won't launch once installed in this way. If you just run
>setup.py it works fine though. Can someone please take a look and let
>me know how to fix this?
>> Thanks
>> Storm
>  cd "$srcdir/$_gitname"
>  python setup.py install --root="$pkgdir" install 
>and do not put install file into source-array. This gives less errors,
>but still is not working.
>[haawda at frege fenrir]$ fenrir
>Traceback (most recent call last):
>  File "/usr/bin/fenrir", line 137, in <module>
>    main()
>  File "/usr/bin/fenrir", line 132, in main
>    app = fenrir()
>  File "/usr/bin/fenrir", line 21, in __init__
>raise RuntimeError('Cannot Initialize. Maybe the configfile is not
>available or not parseable')
>RuntimeError: Cannot Initialize. Maybe the configfile is not available
>or not parseable
>Best Regards

Seems maybe the config files or folders might not be readable by normal users? Check the rights on /etc/fenrir/{settings, keyboard, substitution} and add -m644 to their install commands, or better yet just leave those out fine you're using cp anyway.

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