[Slackbuilds-users] new coturn slackbuild

Dave Woodfall dave at slackbuilds.org
Wed Apr 15 18:04:18 UTC 2020

On 2020-04-15 17:37,
Thomas Bourdon <thomas.bourdon at halpanet.org> put forth the proposition:
> Hi,
> SBo coturn doesn't exist so I'd like to submit it. But I never submit any SB
> before.
> I think I follow guidelines correctly but I prefer to show you before
> submiting. Maybe uid/gid must be changed.
> It works for slackware 14.2 and is also ready for current.
> Thanks for your advices.
> --
> Thomas Bourdon

Hi Thomas,

I've found a few issues, but otherwise it's good:

The .info file:

We can't use variables in the .info file like this:


This one works:


The SlackBuild:

I notice that you've used 900 for UID and GID, and we are only at 365
in https://slackbuilds.org/uid_gid.txt

It's best to ask for a UID and GID here or in IRC so we can keep
track of new numbers added in that list.

I've added a note above the copyright notice to say that it's now
maintained by you.

It's not usually necessary to out the INSTALL file with the documents
for /usr/doc (although I'm guilty of that too sometimes.)


No need to put the homepage in the README, although it may go in the
slack-desc.  I've also fixed a typo.


The same typo here.

There shouldn't be any spaces after the : on blank lines.  It's
useful if you have a way of checking for trailing whitespace in your

Those are the only issues I could see.



The antibloat squad!
For those interested in no bloat, minimal desktop Linux
#minimallinux @ chat.freenode.net
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 801 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <http://lists.slackbuilds.org/pipermail/slackbuilds-users/attachments/20200415/83253cfd/attachment-0001.asc>

More information about the SlackBuilds-users mailing list