[aur-general] PKGBUILD for an .AppImage
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Thu Oct 11 06:27:28 UTC 2018
On 10/11/18 8:12 AM, Tom Hale wrote:
> I searched through the forums and can't find anything on packaging an AppImage.
> The only app referenced (upwork-appimage) is no longer available.
> The particular AppImage in question is:
> How do I search this mailing list online?
> What advice would you give with .AppImages?
> I *could* rip it open, but the only snag I hit was the binary is linked to `libhunspell-1.3.so.0` whereas Arch has `/usr/lib/libhunspell-1.6.so.0`.
> Would it be a no-no to install this previous libhunspell version in /usr/lib?
> If using an unextacted AppImage, where should I install the .AppImage itself?
> /usr/bin/$pkgname.AppImage with a simlink from /usr/bin/$pkgname?
Looks like nixnote2 is already on the AUR and properly built from source, both stable and -git.
A binary package ripped from an AppImage is probably the last thing you should be proposing...
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