[Piuparts-devel] preview/python-support.pth

Andreas Beckmann anbe at debian.org
Fri Feb 22 12:55:38 UTC 2013

On 2013-02-22 02:43, Dave Steele wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 4:19 PM, Andreas Beckmann <anbe at debian.org> wrote:
>> /usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/python-support.pth
>> /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/python-support.pth
> The version list comes from /usr/share/python/debian_defaults
> "supported-versions", which is 2.6 and 2.7 in sid. In sid,
> 'old-versions' goes back to 2.3.

can you trigger this somehow to show up?

> So, listing the two files should be fine for a piuparts that won't run
> on anything older than testing. 

We should probably ignore-broken-symlinks on anything older than testing.

>otherwise, it works better as a regex
> that can handle 2.x and either 'dist-packages' or 'site-packages'.

No site-packages/python-support.pth in sid. No regexes that can catch
hypothetical problems only, please.


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