[Assist] Why does community repo lag behind Arch while extra doesn't?

dllud dllud at riseup.net
Sun Dec 16 06:32:03 GMT 2018


I am having issues with incompatible package versions between the
'extra' and 'community' repos.

On extra there is qt5 5.12.0, while the qt5-styleplugins package from
community is still at version, which was built for a
previous qt5 version and is now incompatible. The fixed qt5-styleplugins
version ( was put into Arch's community repo on the
same day as the qt5 upgrade (2018-12-10) but still didn't made it into

What causes this lag?

I am using the default /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist that points to
https://redirector.parabola.nu/$repo/os/$arch and


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