[Dev] [RFC] Source tarballs

Luke Shumaker lukeshu at lukeshu.com
Wed Apr 12 01:08:25 GMT 2017


I'm working on having libremakepkg produce sourceballs.  I was
wondering if anyone had strong opinions about regular-sourceballs
(`--source`) vs all-sourceballs (`--allsource`).  Perhaps having both
with different extensions (what extension would be used other than

Also, if anyone has opinions about sourceballs appearing anywhere
other than $SRCPOOL (https://repo.parabola.nu/sources/parabola).  I'm
somewhat attracted to the idea of them appearing along side the
package files (`.pkg.tar.xz`) in the repo directories.

Happy hacking,
~ Luke Shumaker

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