[arch-devops] AUR unavailable due to Python 3.8 upgrade

Lukas Fleischer lfleischer at archlinux.org
Sat Nov 23 14:48:50 UTC 2019

On Sat, 23 Nov 2019 at 07:44:54, Jelle van der Waa wrote:
> I updated most of our servers last night which led to the unfortunate
> upgrade of Python to 3.8. I managed to python3 setup.py install the new
> AUR module which seemed to fix stuff but now we have issues. The aur is
> now in maintenance mode till this is figured out.

I just fixed some smaller issues that were unresolved.

> This needs to become a priority on our agenda, getting the AUR into
> ansible and dealing with the big issue which is a vendored cgit which
> will also break time from time.... (apart from the security
> implications).

I agree that this is a priority and I'd be glad to help! I agree that
having to used a customized version of cgit is not optimal but I don't
see any good alternative...

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