[aur-general] Oauth client IDs inside AUR package

Hugo Osvaldo Barrera hugo at barrera.io
Mon Sep 13 22:28:13 UTC 2021

> Op 2021-09-11 om 22:14 heeft j.r via aur-general <aur-general at lists.archlinux.org> het volgende geschreven:
> On Sat Sep 4, 2021 at 3:44 PM CEST, Giancarlo Razzolini wrote:
>> I think that, since this is an AUR package, you should tell the users to
>> generate
>> and use their own keys. Having said that, there are plenty of packages
>> on the official
>> repositories, specially browsers, that ship with distro obtained keys.
> Following up this answer, I'm thinking about what is the best way to get
> the client key during the build phase without the user needing to edit
> Best regard
> j.r

This will likely be problematic with AUR helpers, since the build process isn't generally designed to be interactive.

I think editing the PKGBUILD is less likely to draw confusion.

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