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Re: Bug#660842: ITP: python-gnupg -- python wrapper for the gnupg command

On Feb 26, 2012, at 12:26 AM, Evgeni Golov wrote:

>On 02/22/2012 10:40 AM, Elena Grandi wrote:
>> * Package name    : python-gnupg
>>   Version         : 0.2.8
>>   Upstream Author : Vinay Sajip <vsajip@gmail.com>
>> * URL             : http://code.google.com/p/python-gnupg/
>> * License         : BSD
>>   Programming Lang: Python
>>   Description     : python wrapper for the gnupg command
>What's wrong with
>python-gnupginterface - Python interface to GnuPG (GPG)
>python-gpgme - python wrapper for the GPGME library
>python-pyme - Python interface to the GPGME GnuPG encryption library
>What are the benefits of python-gnupg? The homepage doesnt tell any,
>neither does the description :)

Another important benefit is that python-gnupg supports Python 3[*], while I
think the last upstream change to python-gnupginterface predates Python 3 by
many years.

Please do create the python3- version of the package.  This page may provide
some helpful guidelines on how to do this:


I also hang out on #debian-python and am willing to help and/or answer


[*] 3.1 according to the documentation, but 3.2 according to the Cheeseshop
page.  Given the recentness of the last activity, and knowing Vinay, I'm
willing to bet it's 3.2 compatible and wouldn't be surprised if it even worked
with the in-development 3.3 branch.

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