Packaging for Cheeseshop and Debian

2007-03-13 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Packaging for Cheeseshop and Debian

2007-03-14 Thread Ben Finney
[Please follow URL:http://www.debian.org/MailingLists/#codeofconduct; I don't ask for copies of list messages to be sent to me, so by default please don't.] Raphael Hertzog [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Wed, 14 Mar 2007, Ben Finney wrote: I have some idea about [Debia packages and Python

Re: Packaging for Cheeseshop and Debian

2007-03-15 Thread Ben Finney
Raphael Hertzog [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, 15 Mar 2007, Ben Finney wrote: A module that uses eggs to load another module is certainly egg-ready itself. However if the dependency isn't egg-ready, then the package expecting an egg of its dependency will be broken unless we add the egg

Re: dpkg-gencontrol: warning: unknown substitution variable ${python:Depends}

2007-03-19 Thread Ben Finney
Raphael Hertzog [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Mon, 19 Mar 2007, Ben Finney wrote: [dpkg-gencontrol complains about unknown substitution variables] dh_pycentral should do it for you... I am using dh_pycentral (as noted in my original message). Or do you mean that, since I'm using

Re: dpkg-gencontrol: warning: unknown substitution variable ${python:Depends}

2007-03-19 Thread Ben Finney
Joey Hess [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Ben Finney wrote: Earlier, I had Depends: ${python:Depends}, ${shlibs:Depends}, ${misc:Depends} By removing misc:Depends, you are simply potentially shooting yourself in the foot. Fair enough. and 'dpkg-gencontrol' complained about every one

Re: dpkg-gencontrol: warning: unknown substitution variable ${python:Depends}

2007-03-19 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: dpkg-gencontrol: warning: unknown substitution variable ${python:Depends}

2007-03-19 Thread Ben Finney
What other changes do I need to make for an 'arch: all' Python package? -- \When you go in for a job interview, I think a good thing to | `\ ask is if they ever press charges. -- Jack Handey | _o__) | Ben

Re: dpkg-gencontrol: warning: unknown substitution variable ${python:Depends}

2007-03-19 Thread Ben Finney
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Using python-central for pure-Python package (was: dpkg-gencontrol: warning: unknown substitution variable ${python:Depends})

2007-03-20 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Using python-central for pure-Python package

2007-03-20 Thread Ben Finney
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Upstream Makefile, debian/rules, eggs, building and installing

2007-03-20 Thread Ben Finney
of Python packages, so I'm asking here. -- \ Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted. -- Groucho Marx | `\ | _o__) | Ben Finney -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email

Re: Upstream Makefile, debian/rules, eggs, building and installing

2007-03-21 Thread Ben Finney
Raphael Hertzog [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Wed, 21 Mar 2007, Ben Finney wrote: How should the Debian packaging files interact with this? Examples I've seen for using python-central have the egg being built in the Debian-specific debian/rules targets, but this is clearly duplication

Re: Proposed update to the python policy

2007-03-21 Thread Ben Finney
that concurrently installed. -- \ Don't worry about what anybody else is going to do. The best | `\ way to predict the future is to invent it. -- Alan Kay | _o__) | Ben Finney -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to [EMAIL

Re: unicode in setup.py file causing RC bug

2007-05-07 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Python Egg Guidelines across distros

2007-09-07 Thread Ben Finney
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Tool support for private modules

2007-09-30 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Tool support for private modules

2007-10-01 Thread Ben Finney
Josselin Mouette [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Le lundi 01 octobre 2007 à 14:42 +1000, Ben Finney a écrit : But the Python distutils and setuptools will install the modules to /usr/lib/site-python/. Hrm, they shouldn't. With a default setup, public modules are shipped to /usr/lib/python2.X

Re: Tool support for private modules

2007-10-01 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Tool support for private modules

2007-10-01 Thread Ben Finney
Josselin Mouette [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Le lundi 01 octobre 2007 à 18:37 +1000, Ben Finney a écrit : How can I use the tools available — distutils, setuptools, debhelper — to install these package-specific modules to a package-specific location, such that all the programs

Re: Tool support for private modules

2007-10-01 Thread Ben Finney
Ben Finney [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: How can I best conform to the [Debian policy for Python modules specific to a single package]? As an example, here's a Python package I'm trying to get packaged for Debian. (I am the upstream author of this one, but I'm interested in a solution

Re: Tool support for private modules

2007-10-02 Thread Ben Finney
(Please preserve attribution lines on quoted material. I don't know who wrote what in the following.) Josselin Mouette [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Le lundi 01 octobre 2007 à 23:56 +1000, Ben Finney a écrit : Hmm. I am hoping that modify the programs [to add an absolute path to the search

Re: Tool support for private modules

2007-10-10 Thread Ben Finney
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Packaging software for Cheeseshop and Debian

2007-10-10 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Tool support for private modules

2007-10-10 Thread Ben Finney
Ben Finney [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: The main reason I use distutils is to assist those people using operating systems that *don't* have good package dependency management, which seems to be the primary target market for setuptools. This should, of course, read The main reason I use

Re: Tool support for private modules

2007-10-11 Thread Ben Finney
Josselin Mouette [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Le jeudi 11 octobre 2007 à 10:50 +1000, Ben Finney a écrit : The main reason I use distutils is to assist those people using operating systems that *don't* have good package dependency management, which seems to be the primary target market

Re: Packaging software for Cheeseshop and Debian

2007-10-16 Thread Ben Finney
Ben Finney [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: In the thread Message-ID: [EMAIL PROTECTED], I asked about package-private modules interacting with setuptools and the Debian Python policy. In retrospect it seems I've got some more fundamental learning to do. I'm not well-versed in Python setuptools

Re: Packaging software for Cheeseshop and Debian

2007-10-21 Thread Ben Finney
Sam Clegg [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, 2007-10-11 at 11:08 +1000, Ben Finney wrote: So, I ask for help with this specific package, in the hope that I can learn more general lessons about packaging software for both Python's Cheeseshop and the Debian package system. From the looks

Re: Packaging software for Cheeseshop and Debian

2007-10-24 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Packaging software for Cheeseshop and Debian

2007-10-24 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Packaging software for Cheeseshop and Debian

2007-10-28 Thread Ben Finney
Sam Clegg [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Wed, 2007-10-24 at 22:10 +1000, Ben Finney wrote: What packages in Debian can people recommend that use setuptools properly, and are packaged in accordance with the latest Debian Python policy? Or is it simply the case that no packages meet

Python modules not installed correctly with pycentral

2008-01-06 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Python modules not installed correctly with pycentral

2008-01-06 Thread Ben Finney
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debhelper for python-central, problems with prerm/postinst (was: Python modules not installed correctly with pycentral)

2008-01-06 Thread Ben Finney
, Ben Finney [EMAIL PROTECTED] disait: Should the default placement of 'dh_pycentral' be changed so that 'pycentral' is run early enough for programs in the package that depend on the installed modules? Well, if you can change the order for postinst, you will get wrong order in prerm

Re: debhelper for python-central, problems with prerm/postinst

2008-01-07 Thread Ben Finney
Vincent Bernat [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Mon, 07 Jan 2008 18:17:34 +1100, Ben Finney [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: So, how do Python-language packagers work around this bug currently? I don't use dh_installinit and I put the correct snippet in postinst/prerm by hand, waiting for the bug

Re: Python modules not installed correctly with pycentral

2008-01-08 Thread Ben Finney
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debian/rules, moving generated egg-info directory to unversioned name

2008-01-08 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: [python-odtwriter] package name wrong?

2008-02-10 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Debian 4.1 and Python 2.5

2008-02-13 Thread Ben Finney
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Current distutils-sig discussion on package management

2008-03-18 Thread Ben Finney
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Debian Python developers, make your packaging concerns known (was: Current distutils-sig discussion on package management)

2008-03-19 Thread Ben Finney
Ben Finney [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: The Python distutils-sig group is currently discussing the topic of package management, how setuptools interacts with package managers, and what changes are desirable as a result. URL:http://mid.gmane.org/[EMAIL PROTECTED] [...] I urge anyone

Re: Debian Python developers, make your packaging concerns known

2008-03-19 Thread Ben Finney
Matthias Klose [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Ben Finney writes: I have no knowledge of *what* the problems are; I only know that there are people in this group who persistently complain about how Python's current packaging practices are broken with respect to Debian packaging

Re: Debian Python developers, make your packaging concerns known

2008-03-19 Thread Ben Finney
Ben Finney [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: An explicit request to discuss Python packaging has been made (in a new thread started today). URL:http://mid.gname.org/[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sorry, URL:http://mid.gmane.org/[EMAIL PROTECTED] is the correct one. -- \ Well, my brother says Hello

Re: handling /usr/local/lib/python2.x/site-packages in sys.path

2008-03-25 Thread Ben Finney
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Proposed new package, bugs-everywhere_0.0.193-1.1

2008-04-21 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Check license and copyright of files in entire tree

2008-04-21 Thread Ben Finney
Mike Hommey [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Mon, Apr 21, 2008 at 11:27:18PM +1000, Ben Finney wrote: $ licensecheck --recursive --copyright . Just don't forget that it will skip a lot of file types by default. Thanks. From the program source, the default regex for files to check

Re: debhelper 7 and python-central

2008-05-19 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: debhelper 7 and python-central

2008-05-20 Thread Ben Finney
Pierre Habouzit [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Mon, May 19, 2008 at 11:20:10PM +, Ben Finney wrote: Floris Bruynooghe [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: /var/lib : Variable state information [...] State information is data that programs modify while they run, and that pertains to one

Re: debhelper 7 and python-central

2008-05-20 Thread Ben Finney
Pierre Habouzit [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tue, May 20, 2008 at 10:59:05AM +, Ben Finney wrote: What makes you think 'foo.pyc' is /var material? Oh yes that seems obvious to me. In fact, I'd say it should be /var/cache material because: + it's not mandatory to have it, python

FHS location for Python libraries as locally-compiled bytecode (was: debhelper 7 and python-central)

2008-05-20 Thread Ben Finney
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dh_pycentral and dh_pysupport clash

2008-07-04 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: dh_pycentral and dh_pysupport clash

2008-07-04 Thread Ben Finney
Ben Finney [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: = .PHONY: install install: build dh --with python_central install --before pysupport dh --with python_central install --after pysupport .PHONY: binary-indep binary-indep: build install dh --with python_central binary-indep

FHS location for locally-compiled bytecode (was: FHS location for Python libraries as locally-compiled bytecode)

2008-07-04 Thread Ben Finney
A little while ago on debian-python, we discussed the location of system files that are executable bytecode, created by package management tools at install time, and how to comply with th FHS. Ben Finney [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Josselin Mouette [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: As for the FHS

Re: Best practice for test(s) directories?

2008-07-14 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Joining the team with new packages: rope and ropemacs

2008-07-29 Thread Ben Finney
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pyinstall: A New Hope

2008-09-24 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: pyinstall: A New Hope

2008-09-25 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: help with writing a PEP to ease software distribution

2008-09-30 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: numpy 1.2.1, switching to git?

2008-12-21 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: numpy 1.2.1, switching to git?

2008-12-24 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: /usr/local is loved by Debian Python people?

2009-02-02 Thread Ben Finney
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Frozen unstable (was: please test the numpy package)

2009-02-05 Thread Ben Finney
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Compiled bytecode files location (was: Python related changes for unstable/squeeze)

2009-02-17 Thread Ben Finney
-central’ for my packages. -- \ “He may look like an idiot and talk like an idiot but don't let | `\ that fool you. He really is an idiot.” —Groucho Marx | _o__) | Ben Finney -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian

Re: Compiled bytecode files location

2009-02-19 Thread Ben Finney
Josselin Mouette j...@debian.org writes: Le mercredi 18 février 2009 à 13:33 +1100, Ben Finney a écrit : I saw no response to Message-ID: 87skwceynw@benfinney.id.au on this forum, but would love to be convinced this will be fixed. This is probably the last remaining issue keeping me

Re: Leaving DPMT?

2009-02-27 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Leaving DPMT?

2009-02-27 Thread Ben Finney
Sandro Tosi mo...@debian.org writes: On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 01:11, Ben Finney ben+deb...@benfinney.id.au wrote: I see this discussion focussing exclusively on Subversion versus Git; I wish with this message to point out that not all DVCSen are necessarily like Git. WTF?! As Ondrej said

Re: Leaving DPMT?

2009-02-27 Thread Ben Finney
Ondrej Certik ond...@certik.cz writes: On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 4:48 PM, Ben Finney ben+deb...@benfinney.id.au wrote: Certainly, if someone can point me to the right thread. http://www.google.com/search?hl=enq=debian+python+git+svnbtnG=Google+Searchaq=foq= it's the 4th link: http

Developer workflow and DVCS (was: Leaving DPMT?)

2009-02-27 Thread Ben Finney
. -- \ “Don't be afraid of missing opportunities. Behind every failure | `\ is an opportunity somebody wishes they had missed.” —Jane | _o__) Wagner, via Lily Tomlin | Ben Finney -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-python-requ

Re: Developer workflow and DVCS

2009-02-28 Thread Ben Finney
Sandro Tosi mo...@debian.org writes: On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 02:21, Ben Finney ben+deb...@benfinney.id.au wrote: I see this discussion focussing on Subversion versus Git; I wish with this message to point out that's a false dichotomy, as not all DVCSen are necessarily like Git. Wanna

Re: Developer workflow and DVCS

2009-02-28 Thread Ben Finney
David Cournapeau courn...@gmail.com writes: On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 10:21 AM, Ben Finney ben+deb...@benfinney.id.au wrote: This issue is avoidable if the repository is a Bazaar one: But what does it solve ? The main problem with downloading the whole history is the time taken

Re: Developer workflow and DVCS

2009-03-01 Thread Ben Finney
Sandro Tosi mo...@debian.org writes: On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 23:00, Ben Finney ben+deb...@benfinney.id.au wrote: his opinion surely counts less than the opinion of those who intend to use these repositories. I don't see why you bring that up. You too are not using our repository

Re: Piotrek's new preferred Python helper tool - (unfair) decision

2009-03-02 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Piotrek's new preferred Python helper tool - (unfair) decision

2009-03-02 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Piotrek's new preferred Python helper tool - (unfair) decision

2009-03-02 Thread Ben Finney
Cyril Brulebois k...@debian.org writes: Piotr Ożarowski pi...@debian.org (03/03/2009): [Cyril Brulebois, 2009-03-03] Piotr Ożarowski pi...@debian.org (02/03/2009): [Ben Finney, 2009-03-02] Why does [removal of links created by ‘python-central’] not happen automatically when

Migrating a package from from python-central: cleaning up (was: Piotrek's new preferred helper tool - (unfair) decision)

2009-03-03 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Migrating a package from from python-central: cleaning up

2009-03-09 Thread Ben Finney
Piotr Ożarowski pi...@debian.org writes: [Ben Finney, 2009-03-04] As noted elsewhere, this is to overcome behaviour (discussed in URL:http://bugs.debian.org/479852) I'm a little bit busy these days (so I didn't check pycentral's code... yet), but isn't this bug fixed already (probably

Re: Package names for docutils writers

2009-03-11 Thread Ben Finney
entered the archive (Ben Finney). It obviously uses a completely different naming scheme and provides a small rst2man binary package which only contains the frontend. And then there is rst2pdf (Chris Lamb) which does the all-in-one thing in a single eponymous .deb. Since I care about consistency

Re: Package names for docutils writers

2009-03-12 Thread Ben Finney
that, exactly? -- \ “It takes a big man to cry, but it takes a bigger man to laugh | `\at that man.” —Jack Handey | _o__) | Ben Finney -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-python-requ

Re: Package names for docutils writers

2009-03-21 Thread Ben Finney
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Anticipating the migration: python-support 0.90 in unstable (was: Package names for docutils writers)

2009-03-25 Thread Ben Finney
, try to avoid seeing yourself in the | `\mirror, because I bet that's what REALLY throws you into a | _o__) panic.” —Jack Handey | Ben Finney pgpnZlo7rRyu5.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: Preparing for the new python-support

2009-04-06 Thread Ben Finney
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Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-13 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-13 Thread Ben Finney
Cyril Brulebois k...@debian.org writes: Ben Finney ben+deb...@benfinney.id.au (14/04/2009): As per bug#523965 URL:http://bugs.debian.org/523965, I'm attempting to migrate the ‘docutils-manpage-writer’ package from using ‘python-central’ to using ‘python-support’. *-writer-manpage

Re: Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-13 Thread Ben Finney
Ben Finney ben+deb...@benfinney.id.au writes: Cyril Brulebois k...@debian.org writes: Put them into /usr/lib/python*/site-packages, as documented in its manpage? What, though, is ‘python*’ here? Remember, this is specifically for a module that (at present) has no build system upstream

Re: Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-14 Thread Ben Finney
Cyril Brulebois k...@debian.org writes: Ben Finney ben+deb...@benfinney.id.au (14/04/2009): I'm not very familiar with using ‘python-support’, so I'm not clear what I need to change in these rules. Where do I need to install the library files for them to be properly discovered

Re: Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-14 Thread Ben Finney
Josselin Mouette j...@debian.org writes: Le mardi 14 avril 2009 à 16:51 +1000, Ben Finney a écrit : = --- docutils-writer-manpage-0.1~svn.r5663/debian/docutils-writer-manpage.install +++ docutils-writer-manpage-0.1~svn.r5663/debian/docutils-writer-manpage.install @@ -1 +1

Re: Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-14 Thread Ben Finney
Josselin Mouette j...@debian.org writes: Le mardi 14 avril 2009 à 22:09 +1000, Ben Finney a écrit : Where should I put the upstream library files so that the above ‘docutils-writer-manpage.install’ is not needed and ‘dh_pysupport’ will get them automatically? I have not come up with any

Re: Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-15 Thread Ben Finney
Josselin Mouette j...@debian.org writes: Le mercredi 15 avril 2009 à 08:01 +1000, Ben Finney a écrit : Because it's double-handling: in the ‘debian/rules’ file I specify copying the modules once, and then in ‘debian/foo.install’ I specify copying them again. I want to copy them to one

Re: Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-15 Thread Ben Finney
Piotr Ożarowski pi...@debian.org writes: [Ben Finney, 2009-04-15] The only way that I know of so far to get ‘dh_pysupport’ to find and install the module correctly is: * Copy the file from ‘writers/manpage.py’ into ‘usr/lib/$(shell pyversions -d)/site-packages/docutils/writers

Re: Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-15 Thread Ben Finney
Adeodato Simó d...@net.com.org.es writes: + Ben Finney (Wed, 15 Apr 2009 20:19:55 +1000): * Copy the file from ‘writers/manpage.py’ into ‘usr/lib/$(shell pyversions -d)/site-packages/docutils/writers/.’. If I omit this step, there is no indication that the modules should

Re: Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-15 Thread Ben Finney
Ben Finney ben+deb...@benfinney.id.au writes: Adeodato Simó d...@net.com.org.es writes: In that case, just use debian/pkgname/usr/lib... instead, and skip the dh_install step. That does work, thank you. I spoke too soon; ‘dh_pysupport’ fails to find the module. The install process now

Re: Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-15 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Migrating unmanaged Python library extension from ‘python-central’ to ‘python -support’

2009-04-15 Thread Ben Finney
Piotr Ożarowski pi...@debian.org writes: [Ben Finney, 2009-04-15] Josselin earlier suggested that ‘dh_pysupport’ will still look in ‘usr/share/python-support/’ for modules. Should I expect it to work with just ‘dh_install ; dh_pysupport’ if I use the following install file

Re: Butchered python configuration ...

2009-04-27 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Butchered python configuration ...

2009-04-28 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: question about copyright file

2009-05-08 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: question about copyright file

2009-05-09 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: Packaging plugins for Python applications

2009-05-29 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: what's keeping python2.6? why is Josselin acting like a deaf man when his packages contain critical bugs?

2009-07-05 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: from python egg to debian package : a good example ?

2009-08-19 Thread Ben Finney
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Re: from python egg to debian package : a good example ?

2009-08-20 Thread Ben Finney
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