Bug#767821: gir1.2-caja is someway broken - unable to import Caja from gi.repository
nrbrtx at gmail.com
Wed Nov 26 17:43:09 UTC 2014
I tested my caja-thg.py with python-caja 1.8.1-2 (from unstable) in Debian
jessie/sid - it works as expected.
I hope that Jessie will have this correct version. Thank you!
I understood about wheezy-backports.
I'm ready to test updated packages.
On Wed, Nov 26, 2014 at 1:30 PM, Mike Gabriel <
mike.gabriel at das-netzwerkteam.de> wrote:
> Control: close -1
> Hi Norbert,
> this issue is fixed in unstable (never was broken, actually). More info:
> see below.
> On So 02 Nov 2014 21:17:52 CET, Nrbrtx wrote:
> Package: gir1.2-caja
>> Severity: grave
>> Version: 1.8.1-2~bpo70+1
>> Dear Debian developers!
>> As you may know from GitHub (mate-desktop / caja / 322
>> <https://github.com/mate-desktop/caja/issues/322>) and from LP: #1170017
>> <https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1170017> I'm trying to port TortoiseHG
>> extension from Nautilus to Caja (see comment 18
>>> from the bug).
>> I placed my python extension script in my BitBucket repository
>> For integration with Caja my script should be copied to
>> after that Caja should be relaunched with caja -q.
>> I tested it in Debian 8 (jessie/sid) - it works as
>> expected (there are green star icon on a folder and TortoiseHG drop-down
>> But if I install gir1.2-caja in Debian 7 I can't use my extension because
>> of python error:
>> $python -c "from gi.repository import Caja"
>> ERROR:root:Could not find any typelib for Caja
>> Traceback (most recent call last):
>> File "<string>", line 1, in <module>
>> ImportError: cannot import name Caja
>> This is caused by wrong file-structure of gir1.2-caja package. It has
>> /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/girepository-1.0/Caja-2.0.typelib but not in
>> If I move typelib manually to correct location, I can use it, but get
>> another bug - 766879 <
>> The bug about Caja-2.0.typelib exists in Ubuntu too - it is bug 1380313 <
>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1380313>. Please fix this bug in Debian.
> This is a wheezy-backports only bug. I Cc: the debian-backports ML with
> this mail.
> After I have uploaded all necessary bugfixes to Debian unstable (+
> received unblock conformations) I will go through all MATE packages in
> wheezy-backports and bring them up-to-date. However, this may take a little
> while, because getting MATE fixed in Debian testing currently has my
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