Bug 1308519 - pytrailer: Provide a Python 3 subpackage
Summary: pytrailer: Provide a Python 3 subpackage
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Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pytrailer
Version: 24
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Stanislav Ochotnicky
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Depends On:
Blocks: PYTHON3 1308520 PY3PATCH-PUSH
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2016-02-15 12:55 UTC by Petr Viktorin
Modified: 2016-08-02 09:04 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version: pytrailer-0.6.1-1.fc25
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2016-08-02 09:04:47 UTC


Attachments (Terms of Use)
Pytrailer specfile patch - Python 2/3 support. (4.25 KB, patch)
2016-06-20 10:56 UTC, Lumír Balhar
no flags Details | Diff
Python 2/3 subpackages specfile patch (4.25 KB, patch)
2016-06-20 12:34 UTC, Lumír Balhar
no flags Details | Diff

Description Petr Viktorin 2016-02-15 12:55:37 UTC
Upstream, this software supports Python 3. Please provide a Python 3
package for Fedora.


According to the Python packaging guidelines [0], software must be
packaged for Python 3 if upstream supports it.
The guidelines give detailed information on how to do this, and even
provide an example spec file [1].

The current best practice is to provide subpackages for the two Python
versions (called "Common SRPM" in the guidelines). Alternatively, if
nothing depends on your Python2 package, you can just switch to Python 3
entirely.

It's fine to do this in Rawhide only.


If anything is unclear, or if you need any kind of assistance with the
porting, you can ask on IRC (#fedora-python on Freenode), or reply here.
We'll be happy to help!


[0] https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging:Python
[1] https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging:Python#Example_common_spec_file

Comment 1 Jan Kurik 2016-02-24 15:20:58 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 24 development cycle.
Changing version to '24'.

More information and reason for this action is here:
https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_Program_Management/HouseKeeping/Fedora24#Rawhide_Rebase

Comment 2 Dominika Krejčí 2016-04-20 12:14:58 UTC
Hello Stanislav,

Do you need any help adding Python 3 support to the RPM?

If you need more instructions, a [guide] for porting Python-based RPMs is available.

[guide] http://python-rpm-porting.readthedocs.org/en/latest/index.html

Comment 3 Lumír Balhar 2016-06-20 10:56:45 UTC
Created attachment 1169844 [details]
Pytrailer specfile patch - Python 2/3 support.

Hello Stanislav.

The dependency of pytrailer package - python-dateutils - is released, so I am providing a patch for the pytrailer specfile.

Could you please look at it and rebuild your package?

Koji build: http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=14578761

Have a nice day.
Lumir

Comment 4 Lumír Balhar 2016-06-20 12:34:50 UTC
Created attachment 1169896 [details]
Python 2/3 subpackages specfile patch

Updating patch.

Comment 5 Lumír Balhar 2016-06-30 09:56:07 UTC
I've also tested it in mock.

I've found that pyqtrailer depends on this package. Could you please do the update of pytrailer? After, it will be easier to help you with packaging pyqtrailer.

Thank you and have a nice day.

Comment 6 Lumír Balhar 2016-07-18 09:45:41 UTC
Hello.

If maintainer has nothing against then we can push this change in few days.

Have a nice day.
Lumir

Comment 7 Stanislav Ochotnicky 2016-07-18 12:01:50 UTC
Feel free to go ahead


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