[aur-requests] [PRQ#4315] Deletion Request for python2-radicale

Hugo Osvaldo Barrera hugo at barrera.io
Mon Nov 9 15:32:35 UTC 2015

On Mon, Nov 9, 2015, at 11:47, notify at aur.archlinux.org wrote:
> fordprefect [1] filed a deletion request for python2-radicale [2]:
> this is an outdated duplicate (exept it uses python2) of the package
> radicale.
> there is no need for a python2-version, since this is not a library,
> python3 is standard in archlinux and the pkgbuild is easily tweaked to
> use python2 in the rare case someone really needs it.
> [1] https://aur.archlinux.org/account/fordprefect/
> [2] https://aur.archlinux.org/pkgbase/python2-radicale/

While the above is mostly true, this package exists as a transitive
dependency for khard, which is python3 incompatible.

This package contains a standalone script, but is also a dependency for
others, particularly python2-vdirsyncer, on which khard depends.

Hugo Osvaldo Barrera

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