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FS#76000 - [libgit2] Switch to pcre2

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by loqs (loqs) - Saturday, 24 September 2022, 17:59 GMT
Last edited by David Runge (dvzrv) - Saturday, 21 January 2023, 11:26 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Lukas Fleischer (lfleischer)
David Runge (dvzrv)
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 2
Private No


Please consider switching to pcre2 from the EOL pcre [1]. Suggested changes in attached PKGBUILD.diff [2].
The diff also removes use of THREADSAFE option which was renamed to USE_THREADS and is enabled by default [3].

Additional info:
* libgit2 1:1.5.0-1
[2] PKGBUILD.diff
This task depends upon

Closed by  David Runge (dvzrv)
Saturday, 21 January 2023, 11:26 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  Fixed with 1:1.5.1-1
Comment by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Saturday, 17 December 2022, 21:22 GMT
Dupe  FS#76856 
Comment by David Runge (dvzrv) - Saturday, 21 January 2023, 11:14 GMT
@loqs: Thanks for the ticket. The change will be made for 1:1.5.1-1.