Re: dh_python and python policy analysis
On Tue, 1 Aug 2006 09:35:56 +0200, Loïc Minier <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> On Mon, Jul 31, 2006, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
>> 2.1. XS-Python-Version: 2.2. XB-Python-Version:
> Your document keeps mentionning these, even as "requirements", but
> XB- isn't required for packages using python-support, and XS can be
> replaced by debian/pyversions.
I guess I do not understand enough about python-support, in
that case. I was basing it off section 2.3 of the draft policy,
which has inclusions of XB-Python-Version as a should directive.
Could you point me to documentation on python-support, what it
does, how to use it, and how it differs from python-central?
> Is your document targetted at inclusion in the dev-ref?
Targeted for dev-ref, no. If python policy is ever going to
be made into official Debian technical policy, then some kind of
> PS: I really don't see the point in cross-posting to debian-devel@,
> please either post to one or the other, thanks.
I think that this is of general enough interest to involve
-devel; but I do not want to miss out Python folks who have given up
on -devel, and this is of interest to Python packaging. So, in my
opinion, cross posting for this is jusified as long as the discussion
stays on topic.
"Who cares if it doesn't do anything? It was made with our new
Triple-Iso-Bifurcated-Krypton-Gate-MOS process ..."
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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