Bug 1808340

Summary: rhythmbox-alternative-toolbar requires Python 2 to build
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Petr Viktorin <pviktori>
Component: rhythmbox-alternative-toolbarAssignee: Tonet Jallo <tonet666p>
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Description Petr Viktorin 2020-02-28 09:46:41 UTC
Python 2 reached upstream end-of-life in January 2020. In Fedora Rawhide, it's now provided from the compat package `python27`.
Packages that only use Python 2 at build time, like rhythmbox-alternative-toolbar, had a general exception to keep using it in Fedora 31. Now, the dependency should be removed.

Switching to Python 3 seemed easy to me (though I don't necessarily
know much about rhythmbox-alternative-toolbar). So I opened a pull request: https://src.fedoraproject.org/rpms/rhythmbox-alternative-toolbar/pull-request/2

Could you merge it?
If not, if it's possible that the Python 2 build dependency won't get
removed in Fedora 33, please let us know; the package will need
a FESCo exception.

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