I have had a look at updating the package to the newest upstream
release and fixing this FTBFS. However, I have got strong concerns as
to whether it is worth keeping this package maintained in the archive:
- The latest release on PyPI  is busted (missing files). The issue
was reported  but never addressed since.
- Latest activity on the upstream repository is from 2013. By now, I
expected upstream would have fixed the PyPI tarball, at least.
- No Python 3 support. A manual call to 2to3 on the Python sources
allows the build process to run, but fails at the compilation stage.
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