[arch-dev-public] Three new packages for [extra]-repository

Eduardo Romero k3nsai at gmail.com
Tue Jun 9 14:43:35 EDT 2009

On Tuesday 09 June 2009 02:03:46 pm Daniel Isenmann wrote:
> Hi,
> I would like to add three new packages into the [extra]-repository. They
> are more or less necessary because they are new (opt-)dependencies for
> wicd.
> wicd has an additional new user interface, it's curses-based and a
> great alternative to the pyGTK interface for non-X11 usage. But to
> use it you will need "python-urwid", it's in [comunity].
> That's the first package I want to add and the other two packages are
> necessary for the new ioctl experimental, optional backend (allegedly
> less CPU intensive). The packages are "python-wpactrl" and
> "python-iwscan". They aren't packaged or in AUR, I have created the
> necessary PKGBUILD and packages.
> Summary:
> - python-urwid for the curses interface
> - python-wpactrl and python-iwscan for the new ioctl experimental
>   backend (http://projects.otaku42.de/wiki/PythonWpaCtrl and
> http://projects.otaku42.de/browser/python-iwscan)
> Corresponding bug entry: http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/14992
> Any objections?
> Cheers,
>  Daniel
Thanks for your improving of wicd, in fact these are great optional dependencies 
that should be approved.

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