Manjaro’s rofi is at version
$ pacman -Sii rofi
Repository : community
Name : rofi
Version : 1.6.0.r9.g6ba878e4-1
Description : A window switcher, run dialog and dmenu replacement
Architecture : x86_64
URL : https://github.com/DaveDavenport/rofi/
Licenses : MIT
Groups : None
Provides : rofi
Depends On : cairo flex freetype2 libjpeg librsvg libx11 libxcb libxdg-basedir
libxft libxkbcommon libxkbcommon-x11 pango startup-notification xcb-util
Optional Deps : None
Required By : manjaro-openbox-scripts rofi-calc rofi-pass rofi-scripts rofimoji
Optional For : clipmenu morc_menu networkmanager-dmenu
Conflicts With : rofi
Replaces : None
Download Size : 223.63 KiB
Installed Size : 616.75 KiB
Packager : Matti Hyttinen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Build Date : Sunday 13 September 2020 01:37:01 AM
MD5 Sum : fe8dc18228ce90fe208ecb661cd9bcc1
SHA-256 Sum : c0f9d873e397d580c0e8b88d5ccbd16c15aa9a9bc4bd8db33ec803e1dc98e8a5
Signatures : 8238651DDF5E0594
And I can’t find the
PKGBUILD on gitlab.manjaro.org
The upstream Arch package is at version
1.6.0-1 Arch Linux - rofi 1.6.0-1 (x86_64)
What are the changes and where is the
It was a temporary overlay package, built with AUR PKGBUILD rofi-git. It’s meant to be dropped when arch next updates rofi, and was uploaded in a bit of haste, so I didn’t upload the PKGBUILD at the time. I can upload it to the gitlab.manjaro.org now.
Thank you so much.
Occasionally I find these discrepancies and the PKGBUILD in most of these cases isn’t available. I humbly suggest Manjaro team to be more transparent in this regard. Availability of PKGBUILDs is important.
I don’t know of an instance where PKGBUILD would have been intentionally omitted, but accidents happen from time to time. But thanks for the reminder =)
Are the package builds not based from gitlab? It should be done like almost every other distro does, including Arch. The built packages and their PKGBUILDs should be corresponding and available one-to-one
They are build locally and the PKGBUILDs are updated after that. We have been planning to automate builds so that packages would be built by updating the PKGBUILDs, because that would prevent mishaps like this. But so far nobody has found the requisite time to set it up.
Thanks for clarifying things up!
I hope the build process gets automated soon.
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