[aur-requests] [PRQ#28192] Merge Request for eclipse-java-bin Rejected

Alexander Epaneshnikov alex19ep at archlinux.org
Thu Sep 16 05:49:08 UTC 2021

On Thu, Sep 16, 2021 at 04:18:28PM +1200, Charles Wise wrote:
> On 2021-09-16 16:07, notify at aur.archlinux.org wrote:
> > Request #28192 has been rejected by alex19EP [1]:
> >
> > should be the other way around. this package is binary and this is
> > reflected in its name.
> >
> > [1] https://aur.archlinux.org/account/alex19EP/
> Historically, Eclipse packages have never included a "-bin" prefix despite
> being binary re-distribution - even when Eclipse was in the [community]
> repository, it did not have a "-bin" prefix even though it was not compiled.

sorry i didn't know about that.

> With this in mind, I would like to request an exemption to the "-bin" naming
> based on the historical precedent of how Eclipse packages have been named
> both officially and unofficially. If approved, I'll re-submit a request to
> merge with eclipse-java [1].

looks logical to me. I will accept such requests next time. sorry for
the inconvenience.

> Regards,
> Charles
> [1] https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/eclipse-java/

Sincerely, Alexander | Trusted User
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