Previously Laurence Rowe wrote: > Hanno Schlichting wrote: > > Martijn Faassen wrote: > >> I just looked at the PyPI page of 'transaction': > >> > >> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/transaction > >> > >> And I see some weirdnesses: > >> > >> * it's called 'transaction 1.0a1' > >> > >> * the 'changes' claim however: > >> > >> 1.0 (unreleased) > >> > >> What's up? Clearly something went wrong during the releasing of this > >> package, at least documentation-wise. Should be fixed. > > > > The documentation is wrong indeed. > > > >> Note that zope.sqlalchemy pulls in this package as a dependency, even > >> though I don't think ZODB 3.8 comes with that version of transaction... > > > > The transaction module has been moved out of the ZODB egg for ZODB trunk > > aka 3.9 as far as I know. > > > > That means the stand-alone transaction package can probably not be used > > with any ZODB 3.8 versions. > > > > But except the wrong documentation, I don't see a problem with the > > release as such. IIRC someone wanted to use it outside the ZODB and it > > was moved out and got an early alpha release. > > The dependency lets us run the tests easily. It's quite stable, so it > doesn't seem to cause any problems if it gets downloaded into a zope > 2.10 buildout. You can always use the additional-fake-eggs = > transaction if it's a problem.
transaction is also used by repoze.tm in non-Zope environments such as TurboGears 2 and Pylons. Those tend to not use buildout and certainly don't want to see all of zope.* pulled in. Wichert. -- Wichert Akkerman <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> It is simple to make things. http://www.wiggy.net/ It is hard to make things simple. _______________________________________________ Zope-Dev maillist - Zope-Dev@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope )