[pacman-dev] pkgrel in VCS packages

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Tue May 7 05:16:06 EDT 2013

On 07/05/13 18:30, Christian Hesse wrote:
> Hello everybody,
> I love the new pkgver() function that allows to update pkgver string. However
> this also sets "pkgrel=1". Most of the time this is ok, but it is problematic
> for repositories that change very seldom, so a rebuild would get exactly the
> same version string again and again.
> Is there any way to workaround this?

I thought the pkgrel did not revert to 1 unless the pkgver changed.

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