Bug 468215 - python-imaging does not provide egg information
python-imaging does not provide egg information
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: python-imaging (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: José Matos
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Reported: 2008-10-23 11:57 EDT by Felix Schwarz
Modified: 2008-10-28 14:30 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-10-28 14:30:36 EDT
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Description Felix Schwarz 2008-10-23 11:57:06 EDT
The current RPM for python-imaging does not provide any egg information. Upstream does not use setuptools but it is easily possible to enable the generation of egg information in the RPM. See http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging/Python/Eggs#Providing_Eggs_for_non-setuptools_packages

Missing egg information may force a user to recompile python-imaging if he needs to run software which uses setuptool's require mechanism and PIL is required.
Comment 1 José Matos 2008-10-28 09:28:56 EDT
For the moment I am busy with other issues and this subject has low priority.

If you have a patch that works I will review and take it. :-)
Comment 2 Felix Schwarz 2008-10-28 09:57:05 EDT
Sorry, I'm too stupid obviously. distutils in F9 provides egg info for (PIL.pth) for all python packages already. So PIL in F9 has this information already. I checked it before but obviously my setup was horribly broken back then...

Sorry for the noise. Bug should be closed as INVALID.
Comment 3 José Matos 2008-10-28 14:30:36 EDT
Per reporter's request.

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