[aur-general] Fwd: Re: How do I show a AUR Rebuild as a newer build?

Florian Bruhin me at the-compiler.org
Sat Oct 20 08:24:26 UTC 2018

On Sat, Oct 20, 2018 at 10:05:44AM +0800, hagar wrote:
> Because of the Maintainers increasing pkgrel I was considering increasing
> the pkgrel by 0.01 each new build.
> This would allow for 99 subsequent builds on each pkgrel.

You can probably just start with .1, as .10 is bigger than .1 (or .2)
according to 'vercmp' which pacman uses for version comparisons.

> The docs say that it can be of type ver.subver.
> would this work?

I do that for my modified Qt packages sometimes, when I add additional
patches on top of Arch's ones:

Never ran into any issues.


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