[Slackbuilds-users] suggestion for READMEs

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo willysr at slackbuilds.org
Thu Oct 22 00:22:12 UTC 2015

> graphics/paraview and academic/Xyce both have fancy "web 2.0" download
> pages, I don't seem to be able to download the sources with either wget
> or curl.
> Maybe the maintainers of these packages could add a note to the
> READMEs, saying "sbopkg can't automatically download the source, it
> must be downloaded with a javascript-capable browser", something like
> that. Precedent for this would be the development/jdk README.

Fixed in my branch

> Maybe also would be a nice thing to add to the submitter guidelines at
> http://slackbuilds.org/guidelines/: "If the source can't be downloaded
> non-interactively (e.g. with wget), please make a note of this in your

sbopkg or any automatic tools are not really officially supported
according to our HOWTO page based on SBo's original workflow, you must
download the source manually

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo

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