[pacman-dev] permission/location for var/abs and cache/src

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Thu Mar 8 16:41:48 EST 2007

On 3/8/07, Travis Willard <travisw at wmpub.ca> wrote:
> On Thu, 8 Mar 2007 09:54:34 -0600, Aaron Griffin wrote
> > On 3/8/07, Travis Willard <travisw at wmpub.ca> wrote:
> > > Actually, while I'm thinking about it - what's the desired behaviour
> > > for choosing the architecture when uploading packages?  Should extrapkg
> > > look for all architectures in the arch=() array of the PKGBUILD, or
> > > just $CARCH, or $pkgname-$pkgver-$pkgrel-*.pkg.tar.gz, or something else
> > > entirely?
> >
> > I was probably going to loop over the arch=() array, and send any and
> > all built packages... it just seemed to make the most sense.  If you
> > have a better idea, let me know.
> >
> Fair enough - that's what I assumed was best, just wanted some confirmation.
> I'll see about getting a patch in to the list in the next day or so.

I didn't implement the above looping stuff, but I left a nice note
right where it needs to be done. :)

Here is a patch for some other cleanup stuff in extrapkg if anyone is
interested. <http://www.archlinux.org/~dan/extrapkg.patch>


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