[pacman-dev] [PATCH] makepkg: Add flag for printing SRCINFO to stdout
scimmia at archlinux.info
Sun May 24 14:45:55 UTC 2015
On Sun, 24 May 2015 22:31:02 +1000
Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
> On 24/05/15 10:42, Doug Newgard wrote:
> > On Sun, 24 May 2015 08:02:55 +1000
> > Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
> >> On 24/05/15 07:46, Johannes Löthberg wrote:
> >>> ---
> >>> scripts/makepkg.sh.in | 9 ++++++++-
> >>> 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
> >> It would be great if there was a use case described in the commit
> >> message... I am not adding more options without justification (or
> >> documentation).
> >> A
> > The AUR requires a .SRCINFO file along with the PKGBUILD. Since AUR 4.0 will be
> > directly git pushes instead of using source tarballs, there needs to be a way
> > to generate the .SRCINFO files without having to make the source tarball then
> > extract it. Currently, this is mostly done with mksrcinfo from
> > pkgbuild-introspection from falconindy.
> Out of interest, will everyone need to commit a .SRCINFO file alongside
> the PKGBUILD?
Yes. The server rejects any push that does not include a .SRCINFO file in each
and every commit.
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