Package Details: private-internet-access-vpn 3.3.3-10

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/private-internet-access-vpn.git (read-only)
Package Base: private-internet-access-vpn
Description: Installs VPN profiles for Private Internet Access Service
Upstream URL: https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/
Keywords: connman networkmanager openvpn python vpn
Licenses: GPL
Submitter: flamusdiu
Maintainer: flamusdiu
Last Packager: flamusdiu
Votes: 83
Popularity: 0.101644
First Submitted: 2014-08-14 01:22
Last Updated: 2019-04-23 02:50

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flamusdiu commented on 2016-10-01 10:56

Dev version -> https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/private-internet-access-vpn-dev/

You can submit issues on Github -> https://github.com/flamusdiu/python-pia

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flamusdiu commented on 2018-01-25 20:15

@bramswenson: I don't have any issue when using aura and the way it caches packages. Technically, it's pacaur way of caching. Either way, changed the PKGBUILD. I update the pkgrel everytime the PIA changes the zip for one reason or another.

@tom.swartz07: Yeah, I knew about that. Thanks for the link to refresh my memory.

tom.swartz07 commented on 2018-01-25 00:13

The files that are conflicting should be updated to use the alternative uri path:

https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/PKGBUILD#Sources source=('unique_package_name::file_uri')

bramswenson commented on 2018-01-22 15:44

This build script should not require end users to remove cached packages. It should download the packages with the version name in the downloaded file name. You can do this with the correct formatting of source array entries. This would download the files with some unique id rather than having the same name for every version. Problem solved. Please update your PKGBUILD file so users don't have to repair it manually each time. This is within your power.

Gelmo commented on 2018-01-11 02:19

@10479 This is because pacaur is using the old assets from your cache. I corrected this by deleting my pacaur cache for my user:

rm -rf ~/.cache/pacaur/*

After doing this, it works for me with pacaur -S private-internet-access-vpn

10479 commented on 2018-01-10 18:49

I was stuck on version 3.3.2-5 (now 3.3.3-4) because every week when I run updates, this package doesn't pass the checks. It still worked fine so I didn't really care to mess with it. Anyway, pacaur hates this package for some reason, but grabbing the snapshot and using makepkg worked without a problem. Thanks to the maintainer though for putting in all of the work on this.

flamusdiu commented on 2018-01-10 17:07

Updated the ZIPs again.

mkeedlinger commented on 2018-01-10 01:46

I am having the same issue as @ZAKhan just now.

flamusdiu commented on 2018-01-03 16:11

@ZAKhan, looks like they were updated (again). Fixed now.

ZAKhan commented on 2018-01-03 06:41

I did a clean install as per @flamusdiu instructions still getting errors

==> Validating source files with sha256sums... openvpn-ip-lport.zip ... FAILED openvpn.zip ... FAILED openvpn-strong.zip ... FAILED login-example.conf ... Passed pia-example.conf ... Passed restart.conf ... Passed vpn.sh ... Passed pia.8.gz ... Passed python-pia ... Skipped openvpn-update-resolv-conf ... Skipped ==> ERROR: One or more files did not pass the validity check!

jD91mZM2 commented on 2017-12-22 11:00

Works like a charm! I would suggest updating the version's rel so people with failed caches don't have to clear those, but it's no big deal.