[arch-dev-public] towards namcap 2.8
remyoudompheng at gmail.com
Thu Feb 3 16:14:22 EST 2011
On 2011/1/31 Stéphane Gaudreault <stephane at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> * Make this a python3 project- since Arch is rather bleeding edge
>> anyway and this is Arch-specific, it is a perfect candidate for moving
>> forward. Some things have already been tweaked, but things like octal
>> literals, etc. need work.
> +1 for python3. I would be interested to help on this if needed.
Supporting Python 3 is quite hard. The main hurdle is the mixing of
bytestrings and ordinary (Unicode) strings. We have to think about it.
I am also looking for volunteers to complete the test suite : produce
example PKGBUILDs or take PKGBUILDs from existing Flyspray tickets.
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