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Re: version independent pythin packages: ?

Hi, Alexandre Fayolle wrote:

> The last point is how to write dependencies on packages which are ot
> available on all python versions. For instance python-docutils needs
> python-xmlbase and python-difflib. python-xmlbase exists for python2.1
> and 2.2 but not 2.3, and difflib exists for 2.1, but not 2.2 or 2.3. How
> should the dependencies be written ?

The same way we currently handle non-pure Python packages -- except that
the nonversioned package contains the actual Python code and the versioned
packages are empty, instead of the other way round.

Matthias Urlichs   |   {M:U} IT Design @ m-u-it.de   |   smurf@smurf.noris.de
Disclaimer: The quote was selected randomly. Really. |  http://smurf.noris.de

<Endy> taniwha: Quote material :)
<taniwha> Endy: :)
<knghtbrd> Endy: I already snipped it

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