Package Details: luv-icon-theme-git 1:r836.f236f33-1

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Package Base: luv-icon-theme-git
Description: The spiritual successor to Flattr, a flat but complex icon theme for freedesktop environments.
Upstream URL:
Keywords: colorful flat flattr-icon-theme-git icon modern theme
Licenses: custom:CC BY-SA 4.0
Conflicts: flattr-icon-theme, luv-icon-theme
Provides: flattr-icon-theme=r836.f236f33, luv-icon-theme=r836.f236f33
Submitter: edh
Maintainer: edh
Last Packager: edh
Votes: 86
Popularity: 0.039435
First Submitted: 2016-04-21 20:14
Last Updated: 2020-06-04 08:09

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edh commented on 2020-06-04 08:11

@andykluger Sorry about that. I seemingly stilled relied an old version of the repository. This should be fixed now.

andykluger commented on 2020-06-04 06:17

@edh well now my local version is 1:continuous.master.r5.gf236f33-1 while the AUR version is 1:r834.38c20d3-1, which looks "newer" as well.

edh commented on 2020-06-02 19:02

@andykluger Thanks for the comment! Unfortunately, upstream pruned all tags from the repository and completely got rid of any fixed version counter. I increased the epoch accordingly.

andykluger commented on 2020-06-01 17:29

Currently pkgver produces results like continuous.master.r3.g38c20d3, which is sorted as "older" than the AUR version, so that the package always looks out of date on a user's system.

orestisf commented on 2018-07-29 22:30

The correct link seems to be (s/NitruxSA/Nitrux/)

edh commented on 2017-05-10 13:37

Thanks for letting me know. I updated the package accordingly.

arcanis commented on 2017-05-10 10:58

repo structure has been changed; dark theme seems to be removed, root directory has been renamed to "Luv"

edh commented on 2016-10-11 14:19

@rushaur Introducing a $_pkgname is not required. The build should work fine either way. You problem is most likely unrelated. Try removing /tmp/makepkg and build from a fresh copy.
By the way you can stick as many forward-slashes in there and it would not change a thing. The filesystem is capable of ignoring them. Just try it yourself.

rushaur commented on 2016-10-11 12:22

With the 'original' PKGBUILD I get this error:
==> ERROR: /tmp/makepkg//luv-icon-theme-git is not a clone of (Notice the two slashes).

Here is the PKGBUILD that worked for me with few tweaks (german locale installed,didn't test without):

# Maintainer: Gordian Edenhofer <>
# Submitter: Steffen L. Norgren (incongruous) <steffen[at]norgren[dot]ca>

pkgdesc="The spiritual successor to Flattr, a flat but complex icon theme for freedesktop environments."
license=('custom:CC BY-SA 4.0')
provides=("flattr-icon-theme=${pkgver}" "luv-icon-theme=${pkgver}")
conflicts=('flattr-icon-theme' 'luv-icon-theme')

pkgver() {
cd "${srcdir}/$_pkgname"
( set -o pipefail
git describe --long 2>/dev/null | sed 's/\([^-]*-g\)/r\1/;s/-/./g' ||
printf "r%s.%s" "$(git rev-list --count HEAD)" "$(git rev-parse --short HEAD)"

package() {
cd "${srcdir}/$_pkgname"

install -dm755 "${pkgdir}/usr/share/icons/Lüv"
install -dm755 "${pkgdir}/usr/share/icons/Lüv Dark"
cp -dpr --no-preserve=ownership ./Lüv/* "${pkgdir}/usr/share/icons/Lüv"
cp -dpr --no-preserve=ownership ./Lüv\ Dark/* "${pkgdir}/usr/share/icons/Lüv Dark"

install -Dm644 "./Lüv/LICENSE" "${pkgdir}/usr/share/licenses/${pkgname}/LICENSE"
install -Dm644 "./CREDITS" "${pkgdir}/usr/share/licenses/${pkgname}/CREDITS"
rm "${pkgdir}"/usr/share/icons/{Lüv,Lüv\ Dark}/LICENSE

edh commented on 2016-06-25 18:29

Unfortunately upstream chose to include special characters everywhere in the project. Since makepkg is still able to create a proper package, I chose to stick as close to the source as possible without changing naming schemas.