[aur-requests] [PRQ#16538] Orphan Request for mp3tag
mario at finel.li
Tue Nov 5 13:02:32 UTC 2019
Sorry, one other item I forgot: I'm dubious of the claim that mp3tag needs samba and lib32-gnutls as dependencies. It works fine for me without them. If you can show me some use-case where they are indeed required then I'm happy to add them.
On Tue, Nov 5, 2019, at 13:55, Mario Fineli wrote:
> I'm currently traveling out of country with limited access to an arch
> box which is why I have been unable to respond/update until now. Your
> github commit changes too much stuff and in an incorrect way.
> 1. You changed the exe file everywhere (adding an 'a') instead of
> updating the version to match upstream's 2.99a which would then
> propagate everywhere. Your assertion that it was pointing to an invalid
> html file is not correct (though upstream does redirect these links
> when they release new versions which is unfortunate)
> 2. Your change for the mp3tag launcher and WINEPATH are good, I've pulled those.
> 3. I'm not sure what you're trying to do with the gitignore change but
> it's almost certainly wrong. It works now as a whitelist (instead of
> the normal blacklist-style) where it ignores _everything_ and then
> allows itself, the PKGBUILD, .SRCINFO, and other necessary files.
> You've actually told it to _start_ committing built .tar.gz files (the
> only reason this didn't actually cause you to commit the built package
> is because the extension of built packages is tar.xz not tar.gz).
> Anyway, reasons 1 and 3 are why I decided not to take action on your
> request to become co-maintainer. However, I'll accept whatever decision
> that a TU hands down.
> On Tue, Nov 5, 2019, at 06:08, notify at aur.archlinux.org wrote:
> > mattconway1984  filed a orphan request for mp3tag :
> > I tried to contact the maintainer of this package to be added as a co-
> > maintainer, but got no response. I also suggested a fix to make the
> > package work but no action has been taken. Several other users have
> > noted the package isn't working and now another user suggests another
> > (not so nice) alternative to using this package.
> > I would like to become maintainer for this package to be able to push
> > my fixes (which exist in a GitHub clone).
> > Thanks.
> >  https://aur.archlinux.org/account/mattconway1984/
> >  https://aur.archlinux.org/pkgbase/mp3tag/
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