Subject: Re: Removing python*-pth?!
To: Perry E. Metzger <>
From: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/15/2005 19:25:54
On Sat, 15 Jan 2005 17:59:05 -0500
"Perry E. Metzger" <> wrote:
> > 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...

Just that it avoids a flag day.

D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>