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FS#32788 - "Only lowercase letters are allowed" with bash lowercase conversion

Attached to Project: AUR web interface
Opened by Cedric Girard (Xdark) - Wednesday, 21 November 2012, 22:54 GMT
Last edited by canyonknight (canyonknight) - Wednesday, 28 November 2012, 01:31 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category PKGBUILD Parser
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 2.0.1
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


It seems that the AUR is unable to interpret bash lowercase conversion.
I have a Perl PKBUILD attached with a bash lowercase conversion in the name (${foo,,}) and it is being rejected by the AUR.

   PKGBUILD (0.8 KiB)
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Closed by  canyonknight (canyonknight)
Wednesday, 28 November 2012, 01:31 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:  See  FS#15043 
Comment by Lukas Fleischer (lfleischer) - Wednesday, 21 November 2012, 23:18 GMT
The AUR cannot handle variable substitution at all -- please use hardcoded strings instead.
Comment by Cedric Girard (Xdark) - Wednesday, 21 November 2012, 23:29 GMT
OK. Seems I need to be less lazy ;)
Comment by Cedric Girard (Xdark) - Wednesday, 21 November 2012, 23:31 GMT
And it means I must change the source field as well.
Now I understand choices that have been made on the new PKGBUILD-perl.proto