From: "Haïkel" <hguemar(a)fedoraproject.org>
To: "Fedora Python SIG" <python-devel(a)lists.fedoraproject.org>
Cc: "Alan Pevec" <apevec(a)gmail.com>, python-owner(a)fedoraproject.org
Sent: Thursday, September 10, 2015 10:16:43 AM
Subject: Re: macros.python2 requires update in F21+
Nobody answered, should I assume that everyone is ok with me pushing
Orion's patches in F21 and F22?
2015-09-08 12:26 UTC+02:00, Haïkel <hguemar(a)fedoraproject.org>:
> Recently, we had a lot of issues with openstack packages due to python
> newer guidelines.
> To fix upgrade path for python2 modules, you had to obsolete previous
> python-xxx module.
> Orion committed a fix in rawhide in the macro %python_provides that
> fixes that issue.
> Could we backport these in F21/22/23 ?
> It's rather critical, as we have less experienced packagers pushing
> updates without checking
> the upgrade path or provides/obsoletes. Having a reliable
> %python_macros as in rawhide makes it more
> robust and will avoid breaking users dependencies
> I prefer that python maintainers do the update as it's a critical
> package, but I don't mind doing it in their stead
> if you approve this (if necessary)
sorry for no response.
LGTM (as a co-maintainer)