Package Details: obvious-git r389.63cd248-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/obvious-git.git (read-only, click to copy)
Package Base: obvious-git
Description: Widgets for awesome wm (latest version)
Upstream URL: https://github.com/hoelzro/obvious
Licenses: custom:MIT
Submitter: None
Maintainer: SolarAquarion (wolfjb)
Last Packager: wolfjb
Votes: 34
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2009-08-26 21:41 (UTC)
Last Updated: 2022-04-28 19:42 (UTC)

Latest Comments

wolfjb commented on 2022-04-28 18:46 (UTC)

This started failing recently due to how github has changed how git can be used to access repositories. Repos with a url: https://github.com/user/project work as before while repos with a url: git@github.com:user/project don't work the same way. See: https://github.blog/2021-09-01-improving-git-protocol-security-github/

So, this package does not install without a change to the PKGBUILD.

Change: source=(git@github.com:hoelzro/obvious.git) to source=(git+https://github.com/hoelzro/obvious.git) to fix this situation.

David_B55 commented on 2015-10-29 15:53 (UTC)

To fix the "ERROR: Missing package() function in /tmp/packerbuild-1000/obvious-git/obvious-git/PKGBUILD" error change the build() function on line 17 to package()

icebal commented on 2015-04-12 01:34 (UTC)

getting an error for this PKGBUILD: ERROR: Missing package() function in /tmp/packerbuild-1000/obvious-git/obvious-git/PKGBUILD

techno-geek commented on 2015-03-19 15:48 (UTC)

@sergey_klay - This is a git PKGBUILD. All you have to do is re-run makepkg -s and you'll be on the latest version. Unflagging.

serghei commented on 2014-11-01 16:36 (UTC)

Please update for latest vversion https://github.com/hoelzro/obvious

techno-geek commented on 2013-08-29 22:27 (UTC)

Updated it to the new GitHub repo. It looks like hoelzro is doing a good job keeping it maintained.

bernieke commented on 2012-12-31 09:33 (UTC)

Awesome 3.5 just got pushed. I've pulled the current obvious.git (this package no longer works for 3.5 due to the signal and widget changes), and apart from a two line bugfix to obvious/battery/init.lua, it seems to work for me. (Big disclaimer: obvious.battery is the only component I actually use myself.) I've mailed the owner the patch, so as soon as he includes it, a new version of this package could be made against the latest git? Maybe the depends of the old and new package could be set to 3.4/3.5 as well? (Not sure if this is actually possible with aur packages...)

commented on 2011-12-14 17:00 (UTC)

Does someone have an alternate repository where I can clone from? School's http proxy does not allow git connections; I can only clone through http and git.mercenariesguild.net has no http url, only git.

Garoth commented on 2010-11-02 02:33 (UTC)

Oh yeah, that reminds me that I fixed some bugs because it doesn't work with the current version :< Anyway, unless someone's forked my project altogether, the "next gen" branch will eventually be merged into master, and this'll magically work again.

commented on 2010-11-02 01:51 (UTC)

Do not currently play with this package, it is obsolete, a new gen is on the way, the current awesome-git isn't compatible with this obvious-git, in the interim you can clone the new gen branch from the git repository it's a work in progress... hope that helps, planetrobbie ps: it's unfortunately the same issue for vicious it seems.

commented on 2010-11-02 01:50 (UTC)

Do not currently play with this package, it is obsolete, a new gen is on the way, the current awesome-git isn't compatible with this obvious-git, in the interim you can clone the new gen branch from the git repository it's a work in progress... hope that helps, planetrobbie ps: it's unfortunately the same issue for vicious it seems.

Garoth commented on 2010-06-21 17:45 (UTC)

Thanks, daspostloch. I've fixed the issue. (The contributing file has been renamed to CONTRIBUTING.md)

daspostloch commented on 2010-06-20 21:21 (UTC)

Had to change the second to last line to rm -f (or remove the line altogether), Apparently the CONTRIBUTING file has vanished..