[aur-requests] [PRQ#19452] Deletion Request for zsh-theme-powerlevel10k-bin

Robin Broda robin at broda.me
Mon May 25 13:11:31 UTC 2020

On 25/05/2020 15:08, Roman Perepelitsa wrote:
> On Mon, May 25, 2020 at 2:49 PM <notify at aur.archlinux.org> wrote:
>> coderobe [1] filed a deletion request for zsh-theme-powerlevel10k-bin
>> [2]:
>> duplicate of zsh-theme-powerlevel10k in [community]
>> no, you don't get to create duplicates of repo packages either, even
>> if you are the upstream.
> That's -bin. Is it not allowed to have foo-bin and foo-git in addition to foo?
>  From https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/AUR_submission_guidelines:
>> Packages that use prebuilt deliverables, when the sources are available, must use the -bin suffix.
> Roman.

 From your same link:
 >The submitted PKGBUILDs must not build applications already in any of 
the official binary repositories under any circumstances.

-git tracks a different version (master HEAD in most cases), and is 
exempt. A binary repackage of the latest release is a duplicate of the 
repository package.

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