Python namespace in packages

Konstantin Ryabitsev icon at
Thu Jan 12 16:19:02 UTC 2006

Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams wrote:
> Currently in Perl packages rpmbuild detects what modules are used and
> provided by the package and creates Requires and Provides tags in the
> form of "perl(Foo::Bar)". Supposedly there are scripts that can detect
> module usage in Python apps as well and can generate the appropriate
> tags, e.g., "Provides: python(kid)". I'm just wondering why Fedora isn't
> taking advantage of this.

Okay, that's a lot more clear. :)

It's a good question, I don't know. I'd be all for introducing this, 

Konstantin Ryabitsev
McGill University WSG
Montréal, Québec

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