jwboyer at jdub.homelinux.org
Mon Sep 3 18:18:00 UTC 2007
On Mon, 03 Sep 2007 12:48:32 -0500
"David G. Mackay" <mackay_d at bellsouth.net> wrote:
> Which has been done. My concern is that the resistance to a compat
> package at Fedora seems to be pretty much unfounded. I've looked at
> Bugzilla entries for python 2.4.x in FC6, as well as entries for some of
> the compat-gcc pakages from the past. If there's been abuse and
> activity generated by past compat-gcc packages, I've found little
> evidence in Bugzilla. The activity for python 2.4.x has also been
> minimal, so I don't see why you would suddenly expect a barrage of
> action for the compat package. If I've overlooked something, then by
> all means, please let me know.
I'm not going to rehash all the arguments again. Look at the
zope/plone thread from a while ago.
> It was tried. As it stands, Zope and Plone, which were availabe in
> Extras for FC6, aren't available directly, and probably won't be for F8.
Certainly won't be for F8 release. Maybe if Zope and Plone can run on
python 2.5/2.6 soon then they can be added as updates for F8 and in F9.
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