Package Details: cava-git r738.bed649f-5

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Package Base: cava-git
Description: Console-based Audio Visualizer for Alsa. Development version.
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Licenses: MIT
Conflicts: cava
Provides: cava
Submitter: CelestialWalrus
Maintainer: timescam
Last Packager: timescam
Votes: 17
Popularity: 0.40
First Submitted: 2015-04-21 18:39 (UTC)
Last Updated: 2023-01-28 18:19 (UTC)

Latest Comments

kurosakiht commented on 2023-01-27 15:43 (UTC)

please add autoconf-archive as make dependency because they use ax_check_gl to find and set up opengl build now

lutobler commented on 2015-12-28 21:06 (UTC)

This works for me:

quequotion commented on 2015-12-13 16:40 (UTC) (edited on 2015-12-13 17:14 (UTC) by quequotion)

I tried the build() segment from The package builds, but when executing cava it fails with this error: mkdir: cannot create directory ‘/usr/bin/.libs’: Permission denied /usr/bin/ld: cannot open output file /usr/bin/.libs/8343-lt-cava: No such file or directory collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status Why on earth would it even try to do such a thing? EDIT: Because it additionally makedepends() on iniparser Without iniparser installed, build stops at a stage where a shell script--named "cava"--fails to libtoolize the binary that will be saved with the same name the same directory... This is not noticed by makepkg, somehow, which proceeds to install the shell script--apparently part of the build procedure--as it is in the same place and uses the same filename as the final binary (which was never created).

dylan commented on 2015-11-23 22:04 (UTC)

Cava no longer builds with this PKGBUILD because upstream now has a configure script and an

<deleted-account> commented on 2015-09-20 02:49 (UTC)

Until adjusted upstream, needs a little tweak to compile against current ncurses. under build function add: sed -i -e 's/ncursesw5-config/ncursesw6-config/' makefile before the make call