[Assist] Wiki registration error, and out of date package names.

A O allieo at riseup.net
Thu Jun 13 19:04:39 GMT 2013


I am currently migrating from Arch Linux to parabola, just to try it
out. I attempted to install the keyring and mirrorlist as documented on
this page <https://wiki.parabolagnulinux.org/Migration_From_Arch>. The
first package listed on that page is a 404, so I followed the advice on
given on the page: "Note: This address can change if we update both
packages. If it does not work please look for the upgrade here and
please edit this article."

I found the correct package -- the url given as " should actually be
. The mirrorlist package does not need to be updated. Unfortunately,
attempting to register a wiki account (via this link
in order to update the package url leads to this error (screenshot

    Internal error
    [33a0c504] 2013-06-13 18:41:11: Fatal exception of type MWException

So, I figured someone could either help me get a wiki account
registered, or update the wiki, or maybe even come up with way of making
an always-up-to-date package url so that this stale link issue doesn't
happen again.



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