Package Details: flexget 2.14.21-1

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: flexget
Description: Automate downloading or processing content (torrents, podcasts, etc.) from different sources like RSS-feeds, html-pages, various sites and more.
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Licenses: MIT
Submitter: jonkristian
Maintainer: sleduc (redfish)
Last Packager: redfish
Votes: 68
Popularity: 1.430970
First Submitted: 2009-09-11 19:38
Last Updated: 2018-09-19 22:56

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highway commented on 2018-01-15 01:48

Is anyone having errors about the series plugin being broken after say Jan 12 2018?

dterry commented on 2017-12-31 19:07

I get the following error when installing:

:: failed to verify python2-babelfish integrity :: failed to verify python2-paver integrity

tsipizic commented on 2017-11-23 08:52

You need to add the following dependency


soker commented on 2017-09-14 17:45

File "/usr/bin/flexget", line 6, in <module>
from pkg_resources import load_entry_point
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pkg_resources/", line 3074, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pkg_resources/", line 3058, in _call_aside
f(*args, **kwargs)
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pkg_resources/", line 3087, in _initialize_master_working_set
working_set = WorkingSet._build_master()
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pkg_resources/", line 664, in _build_master
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pkg_resources/", line 981, in require
needed = self.resolve(parse_requirements(requirements))
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pkg_resources/", line 867, in resolve
raise DistributionNotFound(req, requirers)
pkg_resources.DistributionNotFound: The 'pathlib>=1.0' distribution was not found and is required by FlexGet

Add python2-pathlib as a dependency to fix it.

jarondl commented on 2017-08-14 13:00

This has nothing to do with this package. You are using some AUR manager that auto-installs dependencies, and you had a problem with python-tzlocal. Even this problem is probably transient, because I had no problem running:

git clone

ANASTlEL commented on 2017-08-13 17:31

Building python-tzlocal...
Cloning into 'python-tzlocal'...
fatal: unable to access '': The requested URL returned error: 502

sleduc commented on 2017-05-21 09:39

I updated the package to 2.10.48 and applied your fix for the dependency on guessit.
It seems to work, hoping that using this version of guessit will not create too many bugs... but I guess it will still be better than not being able to install it at all :)

je-vv commented on 2017-05-15 01:40

Also, if porting to python (python3), then the patch for requirements.txt should be modified to remove dep on pahtlib:


% cat requirements.patch
diff -Naur Flexget-2.10.14-old/requirements.txt Flexget-2.10.14/requirements.txt
--- Flexget-2.10.14-old/requirements.txt 2017-05-14 19:27:31.385094023 -0600
+++ Flexget-2.10.14/requirements.txt 2017-05-14 19:28:29.416874195 -0600
@@ -11,12 +11,10 @@
# There is a bug in requests 2.4.0 where it leaks urllib3 exceptions
requests>=2.8.0, <3.0
-#Guessit requires python-dateutil<=2.5.2

je-vv commented on 2017-05-15 00:54

Well, the owner could apply:

The guys from flexget have accepted and rejected it... People from gentoo indicates compiles and works. There's also a indication of 3 tests failing...

I suggest applying the changes so the flexget keeps working on Arch, but also keep track of:

I seen no reason either not to move to python, rather than keep using python2...

IamCarbonMan commented on 2017-03-29 15:35

Install fails with:

error: target not found: python2-guessit<=2.0.4