Package Details: vmware-horizon-usb 2111-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/vmware-horizon-client.git (read-only, click to copy)
Package Base: vmware-horizon-client
Description: VMware Horizon Client connect to VMware Horizon virtual desktop - USB device redirection
Upstream URL: https://www.vmware.com/go/viewclients
Licenses: custom
Submitter: eworm
Maintainer: eworm
Last Packager: eworm
Votes: 40
Popularity: 0.043407
First Submitted: 2015-01-08 15:17
Last Updated: 2021-11-30 10:06

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Akss13 commented on 2021-11-25 14:57

It is working now. Thanks.

eworm commented on 2021-11-24 10:32

Updated the url, the package should build now.

Akss13 commented on 2021-11-22 00:46

As others have reported, I'm also facing the same issue:

vmware-bundle.eclass-2106.1 ... FAILED

Looks like https://sources.gentoo.org now redirects to https://gitweb.gentoo.org/ (Not sure why this change) Due to this, line 33 in PKGBUILD returns an HTML file which is nothing but the page https://gitweb.gentoo.org/ So if line 33 in PKGBUILD is changed to the following

"vmware-bundle.eclass-${pkgver}::https://gitweb.gentoo.org//proj/vmware.git/plain/eclass/vmware-bundle.eclass"

and the SHA256 sum is updated, we should be good.

nesk_aur commented on 2021-11-21 05:42

==> Validating source files with sha256sums...
    vmware-horizon-client-2106.1-8.3.1-18435609-x86_64.bundle ... Passed
    vmware-bundle.eclass-2106.1 ... FAILED
    vmware-horizon-usb ... Passed
    vmware-horizon-usb.service ... Passed
    vmware-horizon.svg ... Passed
==> ERROR: One or more files did not pass the validity check!

Downloaded vmware-bundle.eclass-2106.1 is an HTML file.

ashdev805 commented on 2021-11-17 07:28

Thanks for the workaround, @nihalani. The workaround given by @nihalani works fine. I was confused on the usage of --mflags --skipint and tried it in mine which did not work. So, I cloned the git repo and changed the source in PKGBUILD and built and installed using command makepkg -si --skipinteg

nihalani commented on 2021-11-15 17:37

Oof this was a weird error: basically, for some reason, the eclass url is now returning a webpage. I took at the webpage in the html format and its the homescreen of the gentoo git page, ie the file wasn't found. In the PKGBUILD you need to update the source of the eclass file

"vmware-bundle.eclass-${pkgver}::https://sources.gentoo.org/proj/vmware.git/plain/eclass/vmware-bundle.eclass"

I found that "vmware-bundle.eclass-${pkgver}::https://gitweb.gentoo.org/proj/vmware.git/plain/eclass/vmware-bundle.eclass" works

Once you have that the shasums are invalid so I had also to use the --mflags --skipint to skip that shasum checks.

@alaiz @eworm

aliaz commented on 2021-10-24 21:55

i got a validity check error,please fix this

==> ERROR: One or more files did not pass the validity check!

coreyberla commented on 2021-07-23 15:34

Have you considering using the tarball version (instead of the installer bundle). It simplifies the PKGBUILD a lot and reduces the effort for someone to verify that it's not malicious. I ended up building my own just for the client, let me know if you'd like help finishing the rest.


source=("https://download3.vmware.com/software/view/viewclients/CART22FQ2/VMware-Horizon-Client-Linux-${pkgver}-${build}.tar.gz")
sha256sums=(368d0b08c1d5be109ab70f692fe9809377f7cf7c20a46bbf72eedf73e59f1035)

prepare() {
    cd "${srcdir}/VMware-Horizon-Client-Linux-${pkgver}-${build}/x64/"
    tar xzvf VMware-Horizon-Client-${pkgver}-${build}.x64.tar.gz
    tar xzvf VMware-Horizon-PCoIP-${pkgver}-${build}.x64.tar.gz
}

package() {
    mkdir -p "${pkgdir}/usr/share/"
    cd "${srcdir}/VMware-Horizon-Client-Linux-${pkgver}-${build}/x64/VMware-Horizon-Client-${pkgver}-${build}.x64"
    cp -a bin "${pkgdir}/usr/"
    cp -a lib "${pkgdir}/usr/"
    cp -a doc "${pkgdir}/usr/share/"
    cp -a share/locale "$pkgdir/usr/share/"
    cd "${srcdir}/VMware-Horizon-Client-Linux-${pkgver}-${build}/x64/VMware-Horizon-PCoIP-${pkgver}-${build}.x64"
    cp -a lib "${pkgdir}/usr/"
}

jskier commented on 2021-07-21 14:13

@eworm, sorry my mistake, looks like it was the cache, thank you!

eworm commented on 2021-07-21 13:45

Works for me... Possibly you have an old vmware-bundle.eclass file in your source cache?