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FS#49090 - Allow to query virtual packages via the RPC

Attached to Project: AUR web interface
Opened by Alad Wenter (Alad) - Tuesday, 26 April 2016, 11:59 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Backend
Status Unconfirmed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version 4.2.0
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 8
Private No


Some AUR packages have dependencies which are provided by a different AUR package, but not otherwise. For example, orbment-git [1] depends on bemenu, which is only provided by bmenu-git in AUR.

Arguably in this particular example, a VCS package should depend on VCS versions, but providers for multiple versions (as done in the repos for libjpeg and libjpeg-turbo, for example), or release packages where dependencies are only available as VCS, are other use cases.

This task depends upon

Comment by Eli Schwartz (eschwartz) - Monday, 19 March 2018, 17:14 GMT