On 09/18/2014 10:43 AM, Donald Stufft wrote: >>> Obviously we can work with the requests team to figure out the best >>> approach. >> >> There's only a single approach that works: have the requests upstream >> authors to stop embedding foreign code, and use the dependency instead. > > There are legitimate reasons for a project to vendor things.
Yes, there's lot of reasons. But so fare, I haven't read about any valid one. > Linux distributions are not the end be all of distribution models and > they don’t get to dictate to upstream. Well, distributions is where the final user is, and where software gets consumed. Our priority should be the end users. > Generally I agree that requests should not vendor urllib3 Unfortunately, it doesn't seem requests upstream agree, so we can only deal with the issue. This means not using requests.packages.*. > You’re going to get very strange incompatibility problems > if you try to mis requests.packages.urllib3 and urllib3 in one codebase > and if you’re using requests at all it’s going to be expecting to use > the embedded copy of urllib3. I'm well aware of this. As I wrote, I already had to deal with issues like that, and I'm expecting even more in the future. Thomas Goirand (zigo) _______________________________________________ OpenStack-dev mailing list OpenStackfirstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev