Your message dated Mon, 13 Apr 2009 21:14:48 +0100 with message-id <200904132014.n3dkemeo011...@kmos.homeip.net> and subject line kde-guidance has been removed from Debian, closing #516768 has caused the Debian Bug report #516768, regarding kde-guidance: generates incorrect package with python-support from experimental to be marked as done.
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--- Begin Message ---Package: kde-guidance Version: 0.8.0-6 Hi, the kde-guidance packaging system completely relies on the python-support internals. I have noticed, among other things: * installation of files to python-support paths instead of the standard paths * symbolic links in /usr/bin to /usr/share/python-support/$package * messing up with the .version files With the upcoming version of python-support (currently in experimental), these things will stop working, since the files are now moved to a different directory (/usr/share/pyshared). It will probably not prevent the package from building, but the resulting package will not work. Furthermore, the direct use of files in /usr/share/python-support is likely to make python generate .py files in there and prevent the package from cleanly removing. To simplify things as much as possible, I suggest the following course of action: * replace the symbolic links in /usr/bin and the wrapper scripts with hardcoded paths by this kind of stuff: #! /bin/sh exec python -m grubconfig * do the same in the init script * installation of files to the standard python paths (using the upstream installation system if possible) Please don’t hesitate to ask if you need help in making a cleaner package. As a general rule, please do not rely on the internals of python-support in the packaging; this will avoid such issues in the future (although hopefully there won’t be a need to change the paths any further). Thanks, -- .''`. Debian 5.0 "Lenny" has been released! : :' : `. `' Last night, Darth Vader came down from planet Vulcan and told `- me that if you don't install Lenny, he'd melt your brain.
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--- Begin Message ---Version: 0.8.0-6+rm The kde-guidance package has been removed from Debian so we are closing the bugs that were still opened against it. For more information about this package's removal, read http://bugs.debian.org/523812 . That bug might give the reasons why this package was removed, and suggestions of possible replacements. Don't hesitate to reply to this mail if you have any question. Thank you for your contribution to Debian. Kind regards, -- Marco Rodrigues
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