[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#876439: Bug#876439: Continue providing Python 2 libraries

Yao Wei mwei at lxde.org
Wed Oct 4 08:16:58 UTC 2017


So, to actually maintain the dependency of fonts building, is it
advisable to let fonttools depend on python-fonttools instead of

I am going to package libraries to make fontmake available in Debian
(which is a python3 program so all python3 dependencies), however no
package have dependency on python3-fonttools yet.  If that's okay, I
will try to rework on the packaging.

Yao Wei

On Wed, Oct 04, 2017 at 12:11:00PM +0530, Balasankar C wrote:
> Latest upload of fonttools broke many reverse build-dependencies. Please
> don't drop Python 2 support without a prior warning or proper migration
> plan/period.
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