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Re: Bullseye development cycle (source-only uploads & python2 removal)

Dear Sebastiaan,

Il 21/07/19 07:34, Sebastiaan Couwenberg ha scritto:
> Antonio,
> On 7/7/19 7:43 AM, Sebastiaan Couwenberg wrote:
>> Besides the usual new upstream releases, we need to work on removing
>> Python 2 support for all our packages during the bullseye development
>> cycle. As mention in the release-notes [1] python2.7 is expected to be
>> removed in bullseye as it's EOL upstream by the end of the year.
>> For packages that are currently python2-only, those will need to be
>> switched to python3 and uploaded to experimental to pass NEW (this
>> requires a non-source-only upload), once the package is accepted a
>> source-only upload to unstable can follow when all reverse dependencies
>> are ready (or have bugs filed against them).
> Can you start working on this for your packages?

sure, I will start working on packages asap.

> The xarray issue in pyresample (#932509) will just be the first of many.
> Make sure to file bugreports for reverse dependencies (not maintained by
> the team) that will need to remove their Python 2 support to unblock the
> removal in your packages.


kind regards

Antonio Valentino

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