Package Details: brave 0.23.105-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/brave.git (read-only)
Package Base: brave
Description: Web browser that blocks ads and trackers by default.
Upstream URL: https://www.brave.com/
Keywords: browser muon web
Licenses: custom
Provides: brave-browser
Submitter: mischka
Maintainer: mischka (caleb)
Last Packager: mischka
Votes: 55
Popularity: 2.710492
First Submitted: 2016-01-29 19:47
Last Updated: 2018-08-30 12:21

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rebtoor commented on 2018-10-16 10:04

Hi, @mischka, thanks for your package!

I've forked your aur repo [1] and upgrade it to the last release (0.25.2). It seems to work without any issue.

Cheers, Roberto

[1] https://github.com/rebtoor/aur-brave

caleb commented on 2018-09-01 13:42

I have a whole series of updates queued up for this to match the brave-bin refactoring I did, but I can't test them right now because some of the NPM packages aren't downloading. Does anybody know if this is a temporary condition or am I up against some problem that needs resolving in the build?

Edit: I posted all my commits to my Github mirror of this package, but I haven't posted it here yet because I can't confirm it builds. If anybody wants to look into this be my guest!

caleb commented on 2018-08-31 08:06

@shillshocked Do you have info about what npm version worked / didn't work? If a minimum version is required that should be noted in this build.

@heavysink There is a -git package for this in AUR. It is not acceptable to make normal release packages auto-update in the AUR. This package should not adopt that technique.

shillshocked commented on 2018-08-18 08:39

Make sure your npm is up to date or it will crash with an error while compiling.

Also, I wouldn't trust that ArchlinuxCN repository, or any browser or software from China for that matter.

mischka commented on 2018-06-18 12:50

Despite the about page saying it's still .727, it is the latest release. Looks like they forgot to update package.json before making the github release.

heavysink commented on 2018-05-30 19:51

Brave is now in ArchlinuxCN repository. See

https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/unofficial_user_repositories#archlinuxcn

for details. ArchlinuxCN has a bot who automatically follows the latest tag in the github repo for Brave to guarantee the package to be up-to-date.

Also, since brave is updating very quickly, you can take a look at https://github.com/archlinuxcn/repo/blob/master/brave/PKGBUILD to see how to always update to the latest version.

now-im commented on 2018-04-26 20:10

Updating npm to 6 did the trick: sudo npm i -g npm

mischka commented on 2018-03-05 14:13

I added a workaround in the meantime. I don't much like it but I also don't feel like mucking about with git when building using this package, that's what brave-git is for.

The package should build now, and has been updated. Thanks for the ping.

Piingwy commented on 2018-03-05 12:42

Hi, any news for this package ? Thanks for your work

alexz commented on 2018-01-18 01:21

I see ... then, there is no other option but to fix that issue #12667