Package Details: v8-3.14 3.14.5-3

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: v8-3.14
Description: A fast and modern javascript engine (old 3.14 version required R package V8)
Upstream URL:
Licenses: BSD
Conflicts: v8
Provides: v8
Submitter: kageurufu
Maintainer: pat-s
Last Packager: pat-s
Votes: 3
Popularity: 0.000001
First Submitted: 2015-02-13 01:28
Last Updated: 2018-03-04 20:00

Latest Comments

kageurufu commented on 2017-02-07 18:18

Sorry to say I'm disowning this package, I don't have time to get this building again.

I did, however, package v8-3.14-bin from ubuntu, and have uploaded that to the AUR now at

sjewo commented on 2017-02-06 06:39

The gcc 6 patch doesn't fix all segfaults. Compiling with gcc-49 works for me.

sjewo commented on 2017-01-20 18:03

I altered the PKGBUILD to include the gcc 6 patch (I also changed the source and added a dependecy to gyp-git).

You'll find the code here:

JanMarvin commented on 2017-01-20 15:50

To run d8 and I assume v8 the following patch is required to be able to use this with gcc 6:

I applied the patch and many more ( and can provide an updated PKGBUILD, but I do not know anything about v8 nor do I use this package so dunno :)

nacnudus commented on 2016-06-21 17:04

I am unable to build this package since the gyp repository has moved from svn to GitHub.

==> Starting build()...
svn checkout --force build/gyp \
--revision 1501
svn: E170013: Unable to connect to a repository at URL ''
svn: E160013: '/svn/trunk' path not found
make: *** [Makefile:289: dependencies] Error 1
==> ERROR: A failure occurred in build().
==> ERROR: Makepkg was unable to build v8-3.14.
==> Restart building v8-3.14 ? [y/N]

nacnudus commented on 2016-06-20 23:09

The SVN repos for gyp have moved to a git repo. See the comments on another V8 package here: