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Re: duplicity on EPEL4

On Tue, 18 Oct 2011 15:04:26 -0700
Toshio Kuratomi <a badger gmail com> wrote:

> > How other python package in EPEL 4 handle subprocess requirement ? 
> > So I can jump on my bug and fix the .spec file. 
> > 
> You can either make do without duplicity on EPEL4

Well ... is EPEL policy include : We can ship borken package, user just
have to not use them. 

I don't think so.  

> change the code to
> not use subprocess,

Not a good idea. 

> or change the code to use a replacement -- for
> instance pyhton-kitchen provides a compat subprocess module.
> Something like:
> try:
>     import subprocess
> except ImportError:
>     from kitchen.pycompat27 import subprocess
> will likely work for you.

Sound great, a conditional patch to apply in the .spec file. 
Will work on it ASAP. 


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