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From: Libor Ukropec <>
Subject: Re: python-future missing python 3.8 and 3.9 support
Date: Sun, 8 May 2022 17:25:13 +0200	[thread overview]
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Dne 08.05.2022 v 14:43 Jon Turney napsal(a):
> On 05/05/2022 00:04, Libor Ukropec wrote:
>> Dne 04.05.2022 v 0:15 Jon Turney napsal(a):
>>> On 03/05/2022 21:25, Libor Ukropec wrote:
>>>> Hello Jon, maintainers,
>>>> who is now the maintainer of the python-future - Jon Turney?
>>> Yes, it seems to be me, I don't know quite why though...
>> Hello Jon,
>> in this case if you want to, I can take over the responsibility for 
>> this package, just let me know.
> Thanks. I've given you maintainership of python-future, although it 
> seems pretty mature, so hopefully won't require updating.
I am a cygwin user for ages and I'll be glad if I am able to give 
something back to this community.

>>>> The python-future supports only python 2.7, 3.6 and 3.7 and these 
>>>> are basically obsolete. I'd like to add support for 3.8 and 3.9 - it 
>>>> should allow me to support `duplicity` package with the latest 
>>>> python (3.9).
>>>> PYTHON_WHEEL_VERSIONS variable should help. Can I kindly ask someone 
>>  >>...
>>> Thanks.  I rebuilt python-future with this change.
>> That was quick, thank you.
>> Unfortunately because of the dependency hell (python paramiko => nacl, 
>> and may be others) I cannot use the Python 3.9, still your work 
>> enables me to use at least the Python 3.8 (where all dependencies are 
>> resolved), which is great!
> Yeah, the situation is not ideal, and ideally something would be done to 
> improve this situation, perhaps so we can automatically rebuild all the 
> python packages for 3.9 or 3.10 when we get to that, but ... SHTDI...
Well, if this can be automated that will be cool. If not, I'm ready to help.

      reply	other threads:[~2022-05-08 15:25 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-05-03 20:25 Libor Ukropec
2022-05-03 22:15 ` Jon Turney
2022-05-04 23:04   ` Libor Ukropec
2022-05-08 12:43     ` Jon Turney
2022-05-08 15:25       ` Libor Ukropec [this message]

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