Python packages by maintainer

Jari Aalto
Tue Jun 15 13:39:00 GMT 2010

Corinna Vinschen <> writes:

> On Jun 13 23:30, Yaakov S wrote:
>> On Sat, 2010-06-12 at 21:09 -0400, Jason Tishler wrote:
>> > Well, it's more "about" than "on," but I'm ready to release Python
>> > 2.6.5-2 and promote it to current.
>> > 
>> > However, AFAICT, most of the above packages have not been rebuilt
>> > against Python 2.6.5-1.  Should I release and promote Python 2.6.5-2
>> > anyways?  Or, should I wait for more of the above to be updated first?
>> Personally, my packages (both distro and Ports) are ready to go, and I'm
>> getting tired of being in limbo.  OTOH, things will break if we switch
>> before everything else is ready.
>> I'm most concerned about Jari's packages.  bzr and mercurial are pretty
>> important, and python-crypto, python-feedparser, and python-paramiko are
>> dependencies of other packages.  Unfortunately, the last we heard from
>> him on this was not encouraging.
> Which is 10 days ago, unfortunately.  Can nobody help him to fix this
> problem?

I'm working on it and it is really puzzling as the 2.5 install works
just fine, but installing 2.6 gets to the point fo breakage.

Once I get environment set up, it will be fast to upgrade packages.


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