Subject: Re: Removing python*-pth?!
To: None <darcy@NetBSD.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/15/2005 17:59:05
> Marc Recht <email@example.com> wrote:
>> I'm wondering.. Are there any pressing reasons to keep a Python
>> version built without threads around? (I can't think of one...)
> Me neither but...
>> So, if noone speaks up then I'm going to enable threads in the
>> python[0-9]+ packages and remove python*-pth around next Sunday.
> How about this? Enable threads in the non-pth packages but instead of
> removing the *-pth ones turn them into meta packages that install the
> non-pth one and display a warning. Leave it that way for a month or so
> and then remove the *-pth ones.
This seems excessively complicated. I don't see what the point of
leaving the -pth ones would be...
In either case, I support Marc's proposal...