[arch-general] Could python2 be breaking genpkgmetadata.py?
auguste at gmail.com
Fri Nov 12 19:52:42 CET 2010
the package you mentioned is orphaned and marked out-of-date. i think
you can simply adopt and update it. change the PYTHON variable in
Makefile to python2 and several shebang lines in .py files may solve
the breakage. of course, you need to change the dependency from python
> Date: Fri, 12 Nov 2010 12:00:26 -0600
> From: "David C. Rankin" <drankinatty at suddenlinkmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [arch-general] Could python2 be breaking
> To: General Discussion about Arch Linux <arch-general at archlinux.org>
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> On 11/12/2010 11:44 AM, David C. Rankin wrote:
>> But on how many packages? Just the ones that are breaking or is there some set
>> of base packages I should backup and the do a 'perl -p -i -e
>> s/bin\/python/bin\/python2/' on?
> Err.. It doesn't seem to be that simple. After changed the executable line, now
> the scripts don't find the modules:
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "/usr/share/createrepo/genpkgmetadata.py", line 29, in <module>
> import createrepo
> ImportError: No module named createrepo
> Is there a way to teach the python2 scripts about the modules it used to know?
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