[Debian-olpc-devel] 'rainbow' uploaded to mentors.debian.net

Luke Faraone luke at faraone.cc
Sun Nov 29 17:17:45 UTC 2009


If you sent something in reply, it must have been lost somewhere. What
should I do to move forward?

On Thu, Nov 19, 2009 at 11:34, Luke Faraone <luke at faraone.cc> wrote:

> On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 15:43, Jonas Smedegaard <dr at jones.dk> wrote:
>> What is your opinion on the recommendation in §10.1?
> If you're referring to DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS, bug 260444<http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=260444>among others seemed to indicate that CDBS handled that.
>  I see now that you are right - distutils.mk do not install into python-*
>> packages.  And I remember why: The way I wrote distutils.mk in 2003 it
>> installed into python-* packages, but that behaviour changed when extended
>> (in a hurry, it felt to me) by others to support Python Policy v2. The
>> original behaviour was kept in my local branch of distutils.mk forked to
>> continue supporting both v1 and v2 (as v1 was broken by those changes too)
>> and later improved to handle compilations for multiple versions of Python in
>> same binary package. I use my own improved distutils.mk for all my Python
>> packaging needs, so I forgot the brokenness (which is too late to fix by
>> now) of the standard one.
> Okay. Can I resume what I was doing before? (setting
> DEB_PYTHON_MODULE_PACKAGES and adding install paths to
> python-rainbow.install)
> The scripts seem to not follow Debian Python Policy §1.3.2.
> Fixed in patch 2001, git commit 99cfb9e.
>> NSS library should probably be installed in /lib and only symlinked from
>> /usr/lib similar to other NSS libraries.
> I'm not really sure how to do that in. What would I put, in which rule?
> --
> Luke Faraone
> http://luke.faraone.cc

Luke Faraone
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