[Twisted-Python] Re: [Twisted-bugs] Syntax error when upgrading Debian Python 2.4
waterbug at pangalactic.us
Tue Nov 14 09:56:47 EST 2006
Jean-Paul Calderone wrote:
> On Tue, 14 Nov 2006 12:58:30 +0100, Ralf Schmitt <ralf at brainbot.com> wrote:
>> Ralph Meijer wrote:
>>>>> line 20
>>>>> SyntaxError: invalid syntax
>>>> I'm amazed that this error is still there -- I saw it *months* ago!
>>>> Sure makes Twisted look bad.
>>> Yes, it is there in 2.4, and yes it has been fixed for ages in trunk. We
>>> just haven't done a new release. Also, the debian package maintainers
>>> could easily fix this, but apparently choose not to. Other packagers
>>> (among which FreeBSD) have no troubles at all.
>> The *twisted* developers could easily fix this, but apparently choose
>> not to. Other packagers (among which FreeBSD) have no troubles at all.
> http://twistedmatrix.com/trac/changeset/16921 (timestamp - 6 months ago)
Yes, it has been fixed in trunk, but has there been a maintenance
release in the Twisted release series that had the problem? If so,
then the ball is in the debian package maintainers' court; if not,
it's still in Twisted's.
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