Package Base Details: alacritty-git

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Keywords: GPU rust terminal
Submitter: quininer
Maintainer: quininer
Last Packager: quininer
Votes: 80
Popularity: 2.278205
First Submitted: 2016-11-01 13:53
Last Updated: 2019-05-05 15:17

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quininer commented on 2017-08-16 08:42

@maandree You should use makechrootpkg to build it.

maandree commented on 2017-08-16 07:54

- Creating working copy of alacritty git repo...
Cloning into 'alacritty'...
== Starting pkgver()...
== Entering fakeroot environment...
== Starting package_alacritty-git()...
error: failed to open: /var/empty/.cargo/registry/index/

Caused by:
Permission denied (os error 13)

The home directory of my package building user is /var/empty. Why is it writting to my home directory rather than a temporary directory?

quininer commented on 2017-08-14 17:55

oops, makedepends must be global.

quininer commented on 2017-08-14 17:38

@timofonic Why? What's the problem with you?

timofonic commented on 2017-08-14 17:34

@quininer Can you please fix dependencies on this package? As it is now, I consider this package both broken and outdated.

eggze commented on 2017-08-14 13:56

Can we add rust as dependency as discussed here:

Rust is now official package in Community repo and it contains cargo too.

Maybe change makedepends=('cargo' 'cmake' 'git') to makedepends=('rust' 'cmake' 'git')?

quininer commented on 2017-08-02 16:39

@mmlb It should be in this package. I'll submit a merge request.

mmlb commented on 2017-08-02 15:27

It be nice if the termino file was compiled and installed as part of this package and avoid the need for

Is there a reason for it not being in this package?

polyzen commented on 2017-07-30 03:49

Users of -git packages are expected to follow upstream development. This is probably especially important when the "software is considered to be at an alpha level of readiness".

Anonymous comment on 2017-07-29 00:34

Is there a need for these files?
If so, why aren't they distributed with alacritty-git? Why aren't they mentioned in the readme?
If not, what is their purpose? Excuse my ignorance, I just don't know what is their purpose, even after googling. Because other terminals don't ship them, I suppose?