Package Details: pacsync-git 9-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/pacsync-git.git (read-only, click to copy)
Package Base: pacsync-git
Description: A pacman frontend which manages packages based on a holistic view of the system
Upstream URL: https://gitlab.com/isd/pacsync
Licenses: custom
Replaces: pacsync-hg
Submitter: zerathidune
Maintainer: zerathidune
Last Packager: zerathidune
Votes: 7
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2020-09-08 15:52
Last Updated: 2020-09-09 15:58

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zerathidune commented on 2020-09-09 15:59

Fixed.

zerathidune commented on 2020-09-08 15:53

Done; there is a new package now. I'll go ahead and file a delete request for this one.

micwoj92 commented on 2020-09-08 07:54

Yes, I think making new package with suffix -git is best option. Thanks for your fast responses.

zerathidune commented on 2020-09-08 07:45

It is; I used hg-git to do the push. But the PKGBUILD is downloading a tarball anyway, so it isn't a huge change.

Open to other hosting options, but I don't know of any off the top of my head for hg now that bitbucket doesn't support it.

We could also just go all in on switching to git I suppose (in which case I guess we should rename this package to pacsync-git). I haven't really decided what to do long term but this seemed like a good way to un-break the package.

Note that pacsync isn't actively developed; the last commit was eight years ago, and I don't even use it myself anymore -- though I'm happy to keep the PKGBUILD working if others are satisfied with it's current state.

micwoj92 commented on 2020-09-08 07:26

Isn't Gitlab git only?

zerathidune commented on 2020-09-08 06:38

Done; pushed the source to Gitlab for now.

micwoj92 commented on 2020-09-08 01:59

Bitbucket no longer hosts mercurial repositories, could you update this package?

zerathidune commented on 2014-03-19 07:32

I cleaned up the PKGBUILD a bit:

* The url link had been dead for a long time; it now points to the bitbucket page.
* The package function had a number of commands superfluously ending in || return 1. This used to be standard practice, but is no longer done.

I also bumped the pkgrel. There are no functional changes; The files contained by the generated package are the same.

zerathidune commented on 2013-06-01 20:58

Thanks for the heads up. Fixed.

Unia commented on 2013-06-01 11:07

The pacsync script should be placed in /usr/bin, not /usr/sbin. The upcoming filesystem update requires this[1].

Just change the path in the PKGBUILD and everything should work:

install -Dm755 pacsync $pkgdir/usr/bin/pacsync || return 1

1: https://mailman.archlinux.org/pipermail/arch-dev-public/2013-June/025042.html