[pacman-dev] [arch-dev-public] [signoff] pacman 3.2.0

Roman Kyrylych roman.kyrylych at gmail.com
Thu Jul 31 07:35:44 EDT 2008

2008/7/31 Dan McGee <dpmcgee at gmail.com>:
> On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 2:01 AM, Eric Belanger
> <belanger at astro.umontreal.ca> wrote:
>> On Wed, 30 Jul 2008, Dan McGee wrote:
>>> Pacman 3.2.0 is in testing for i686. Please signoff. Changes outlined
>>> here: http://projects.archlinux.org/?p=pacman.git;a=blob;f=NEWS
>> When building mythbrowser, I noticed that makepkg now fails when there is an
>> '?' in the sources, e.g.
>> source=("http://www.mythtv.org/modules.php?name=Downloads&d_op=getit&lid=136&foo=/mythplugins-$pkgver.tar.bz2")
>> Removing the double quotes and  escaping the characters doesn't work.
>> The error message:
>> ==> ERROR: There is no agent set up to handle  URLs. Check
>> /etc/makepkg.conf.
>>    Aborting...
>> Not a showstopper as the source can be downloaded maunally in the build dir.
>> I'll try to look into it further tomorrow.
> We have a regression here, and it is actually bigger than it looks at
> first sight. Can you file a bug report for this?
> Tracing the code shows that %o and %u are never even used right now,
> as they don't make it all the way through to the download stage.

Hmm... I didn't look at that code for a long time, dunno why this
might happen. :-(

Roman Kyrylych (Роман Кирилич)

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