FS#25524 - AUR should evaluate shell brace expansion

Attached to Project: AUR web interface
Opened by Olivier Mehani (shtrom) - Friday, 12 August 2011, 02:03 GMT
Last edited by Lukas Fleischer (lfleischer) - Saturday, 13 August 2011, 11:55 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category PKGBUILD Parser
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 1.8.2
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Sometimes, the source of a package doesn't match its name. See for example [0].

A simple variable substitution solves the problem, e.g. “source=(http://triq.net/files/${pkgname/-/_}-$pkgver.tar.gz)”, but the web parser doesn't handle this properly, and generates an incorrect URL.

[0] https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=51465
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Closed by  Lukas Fleischer (lfleischer)
Saturday, 13 August 2011, 11:55 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:  Dupe of  FS#15043  and  FS#25210 .