[aur-general] [PRQ#29045] Deletion Request for hugo-bin
tocusso_malty at aleeas.com
Sat Nov 6 19:14:40 UTC 2021
There were longer delays when it was first added. I was just
explaining why I had maintained a separate package. Now that I know
the guidelines advises against this, I have no qualms with them being
removed as I can just maintain my own PKGBUILDS.
On Sat, Nov 6, 2021 at 11:56 AM Sven-Hendrik Haase via aur-general -
aur-general at lists.archlinux.org
<nzdhmllkzsryyxkzwmuhvygoecmyjclu at simplelogin.co> wrote:
> On Sat, 6 Nov 2021 at 19:54, Christian Rebischke via aur-general <
> aur-general at lists.archlinux.org> wrote:
> > On Sat, Nov 06, 2021 at 06:47:04PM -0000, B via aur-general wrote:
> > > Thank you for bringing this to my attention. I did not realize that it
> > > was an issue to have a duplicate package in the AUR, and clearly see
> > > now that I should not. I guess the action of deleting the package
> > > makes more sense so I apologize for any confusion and unnecessary
> > > complaint. I do think if a package in an official repo is not getting
> > > updated that it makes sense to allow one in the AUR, but that would be
> > > a separate proposal.
> > >
> > > Please note, I also maintain a separate Skaffold package
> > > (skaffold-bin) since at times new updates were not getting pushed for
> > > a month or more. Feel free to delete that as well.
> > >
> > Hi,
> > I am the skaffold maintainer. Are you sure about this? I am very
> > confident that I have updated skaffold over the last months within 24
> > hours. Are you maybe on an old mirror or do you speak about longer ago?
> > Some general advice: Patches are always welcome. Many package
> > maintainers (including me) have their own PKGBUILD mirror on Github.
> > For example: https://github.com/shibumi/pkgbuilds
> > Feel free to open a PR against this repository.
> > chris
> We can see here  that updates for the official skaffold package happen
> fairly often so I don't really see where the frustration about the
> packaging delay is coming from.
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