[Dev] Server Concerns

Florian Pelz pelzflorian at pelzflorian.de
Sun Nov 15 22:01:12 GMT 2015

On 11/15/2015 10:36 PM, Florian Pelz wrote:
> On 11/15/2015 09:25 PM, Jorge Araya Navarro wrote:
>> Do Arch Linux have the technology behind AUR available to download, install and modify? it would
>> help us a lot if we want to have a PUR.
> Why make a new AUR? If a liberated package is not interesting to many
> people, why not put it on the Arch Linux AUR? Are the Arch Linux people
> against this? If it is interesting enough to support it but not
> important enough for libre then pcr seems like a good equivalent of
> community from a user perspective.

Okay I see now:


Denis 'GNUtoo' Carikli wrote:
> If I understand it, [yaourt is] a package manager for AUR, which
> permits to install many free and non-free software.
> I guess it's not in parabola because it promotes the
> installation of non-free software.
> The way to get software that is in aur in parabola is to make
> parabola developers package it in pcr.
> That way the freedom of that package is checked.

That problem could be solved with an AUR blacklist, but I can talk much
as long as I don't have the time to work on it myself.

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