[pacman-dev] [PATCH 1/4] Recommend using "updpkgsums" in PKGBUILD prototypes instead of "makepkg -g"

William Giokas 1007380 at gmail.com
Sat Jan 18 04:18:34 EST 2014

On Fri, Jan 17, 2014 at 09:29:35PM +1000, Allan McRae wrote:
> On 17/01/14 08:18, Jason St. John wrote:
> > -md5sums=() #generate with 'makepkg -g'
> > +md5sums=() # generate with 'updpkgsums'
> >  
> We can not do that.  updpkgsums is a contrib/ script so may not be
> installed on all systems using pacman/makepkg.

Just to clarify that, Arch packages contrib with pacman (there's no
pacman-contrib, just pacman). There may be other people that are using
pacman but not Arch and don't want the contrib scripts.


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