[pacman-dev] We've broken the bash

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Wed Oct 13 10:59:37 EDT 2010

On Wed, Oct 13, 2010 at 9:54 AM, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
> On 14/10/10 00:11, Dan McGee wrote:
>> I think this was alluded to a while back, but we are starting to show
>> some problems with our naming scheme and bash variable/function naming
>> rules:
>> /usr/bin/makepkg: line 1831: declare: `package_python-xlwt': not a
>> valid identifier
>> With latest makepkg built from git.
> Any chance of some more info on how to replicate?  At least the pkgname line
> or even the whole PKGBUILD?

Haha, my bad.

wget http://aur.archlinux.org/packages/python-xlwt/python-xlwt.tar.gz
bsdtar xf python-xlwt.tar.gz
cd python-xlwt

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