[pacman-dev] [PATCH] makepkg: do not run prepare() with --noextract

Evangelos Foutras evangelos at foutrelis.com
Fri Feb 19 03:23:56 UTC 2016

On Fri, Feb 19, 2016 at 4:54 AM, Daniel Wallace
<danielwallace at gtmanfred.com> wrote:
> I kind of agree with this and would rather have a prepare switch to turn it
> on with no extract.

That appears to be Allan's suggestion more or less; restoring the old
behavior but also providing a --prepare option to allow running
prepare() with --noextract. I'm advocating that such an option has a
tiny or even nonexistent use case, to the point that it should not be
implemented at all; i.e.: it would be inelegant to have such an

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