Package Details: ksh 2014.06.25beta-1

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: ksh
Description: AT&T's Korn shell ksh93 nmake from ast-base
Upstream URL:
Licenses: EPL, CPL
Conflicts: pdksh
Submitter: None
Maintainer: severach
Last Packager: severach
Votes: 46
Popularity: 0.071731
First Submitted: 2007-11-14 01:11
Last Updated: 2017-12-01 00:51

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HoaS commented on 2017-12-21 21:51

I have a package for the new Meson Build version:

pouar commented on 2017-12-07 01:43

master now only contains ksh, and they seemed to have switched to meson for that, development in ksh seems to be picking up

1CatchMe1 commented on 2017-12-01 00:19

Getting error with new glibc

./ast_stdio.h:82:15: error: conflicting types for '_sfio_FILE'
#define FILE _sfio_FILE
./ast_stdio.h:80:24: note: previous declaration of '_sfio_FILE' was here
typedef struct _sfio_s _sfio_FILE;

severach commented on 2016-01-19 17:06

Looks like the AT&T download and list servers are down. I put in some alternate sources with matching SHA sums.

The authors have verified that the AT&T servers are down some time before 2015-12-31. The new software location is

fastgar commented on 2016-01-18 08:43

Package server is not available. Since a longer time.
Failed to connect to port 80: Keine Route zum Zielrechner

severach commented on 2015-10-18 16:45

This won't build with yaourt. Download, amend PKGBUILD.local as instructed, and make with makepkg.

anpieber commented on 2015-10-18 05:53

I als get the an authentication error

==> Retrieving sources...
-> Downloading INIT.2014-12-24.tgz...
% Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current
Dload Upload Total Spent Left Speed
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 --:--:-- --:--:-- --:--:-- 0curl: (22) The requested URL returned error: 401 Authorization Required
==> ERROR: Failure while downloading INIT.2014-12-24.tgz

severach commented on 2015-09-22 22:56

That should work better.

sputnick commented on 2015-09-22 20:50

The PKGBUILD failed on : 'curl: (22) The requested URL returned error: 401 Authorization Required'

severach commented on 2015-07-09 00:52

Comment by severach 2015-06-11 08:49

packer does it's own work without makepkg. I fixed the PKGBUILD so it doesn't error out. Packer doesn't give you access to edit the PKGBUILD before building so I don't think this 2 step build will work with packer.

I used to use yaourt but switched to cower. Downloading the files is the difficult part so that's the only thing I want done for me. I always makepkg manually.

With only one comment in the last 2 years I though this would be an unpopular package. Looks like everyone saw there was no hope and just gave up.