[Pkg-linaro-lava-devel] [PKG-Openstack-devel] Python3 and Lua bindings split out of the LXC packages

Thomas Goirand zigo at debian.org
Tue Nov 1 17:32:19 UTC 2016

On 10/31/2016 11:23 PM, Evgeni Golov wrote:
> Ohai,
> your package currently has a "Depends: lxc" in Debian.
> My short analysis told me that this is because that it uses one of the lxc-*
> binaries we ship in there. If it is the case: carry on, happy hacking and
> thanks for using/supporting LXC :)
> If not (or not only): we have split out the Python3 and Lua bindings from
> the main lxc package into python3-lxc and lua-lxc. So if you only need the
> bindings, you can switch the Depends accordingly.

What about Python 2 support? What provides it?

To me, it looks like OpenStack's Nova uses lxc through libvirt only.
There's also lxd support, but this isn't available in Debian. As I've
read the thread about it, I'm waiting on others to do the work, but I'd
be happy to give a hand if needed.


Thomas Goirand (zigo)

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