[aur-general] Custom arch repository

pavel.finkelshtein at gmail.com pavel.finkelshtein at gmail.com
Fri Aug 16 15:42:35 UTC 2019

Hi everyone,

So I have the repo built (BTW, Travis CI is able to upload files to
pages by itself) here: 

It's built with `repo-add` command and looks correct to me. Next
question to everybody: how will pacman detect database without
directory listing?


On Wed, 2019-08-14 at 10:09 -0400, Eli Schwartz via aur-general wrote:
> On 8/14/19 10:01 AM, asm0dey via aur-general wrote:
> > Hi everyone,
> > 
> > I'm looking for any description on how arch linux repository should
> > be
> > organized.
> > I've found way to publish built packages to github pages, but it's
> > absolutely not enough to just put them somewhere. It looks like
> > repository should have some predefined structure, maybe index files
> > and
> > so on. Any ideas on where I can find them?
> https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Unofficial_user_repositories
> > If you want to create your own custom repository, follow
> > pacman/Tips
> and tricks#Custom local repository.
> https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Pacman/Tips_and_tricks#Custom_local_repository
> describes how to generate the repository, with the note that the only
> requirements are for one or more *.pkg.tar* files in the same
> directory
> as a *.db file which contains the database itself.
> If you want an HTML index, you can generate your own or rely on
> webserver software to do so automatically, but it would be entirely
> for
> the interactive viewing pleasure of the user.
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