[aur-requests] [PRQ#2998] Merge Request for pentadactyl-hg

Doug Newgard scimmia at archlinux.info
Sat Apr 11 17:33:07 UTC 2015

On Sat, 11 Apr 2015 15:11:00 +0200
Åsmund Ervik <aaervik at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I see the request has been accepted and the packages merged. But shouldn't
> pentadactyl-hg then resolve to pentadactyl-git? Currently it just gives a
> 404, so trying to update pentadactyl-hg with an AUR wrapper just gives
> "target not found".
> I believe giving a 301 redirect to pentadactyl-git would be the Right
> Thing. AUR wrappers could then handle merged packages gracefully, including
> alerting the user about the merge.
> Regards,
> Åsmund

Please don't top post.

pentadactyl-git should "provide" pentadactyl-hg. Most AUR helpers should then
handle it. Really, it should conflict, too.


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