[FFe] [needs-packaging] python-ethtool

Bug #732759 reported by Andres Rodriguez on 2011-03-10
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
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Bug Description

python-ethtool, Python-bindings for the ethtool kernel interface is required for Ubuntu Orchestra, our installation and provisioning service [1].

More specifically python-ethtool is required by the koan binary package, which belongs to the cobbler source package.

Tarballs can be found at: http://dsommers.fedorapeople.org/python-ethtool/
Upstream git repository: http://fedorapeople.org/gitweb?p=dsommers/public_git/python-ethtool.git;a=summary
License: GPL-2

Build logs can be found at:

Installation from PPA:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:andreserl/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install python-ethtool

== Installation ==

roaksoax@shift:~$ sudo apt-get install python-ethtool
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 47 not upgraded.
Need to get 19.1 kB of archives.
After this operation, 123 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Get:1 http://ppa.launchpad.net/andreserl/ppa/ubuntu/ natty/main python-ethtool amd64 0.6-0ubuntu1 [19.1 kB]
Fetched 19.1 kB in 0s (37.6 kB/s)
Selecting previously deselected package python-ethtool.
(Reading database ... 401643 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking python-ethtool (from .../python-ethtool_0.6-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb) ...
Setting up python-ethtool (0.6-0ubuntu1) ...

== Run ==
roaksoax@shift:~$ python
Python 2.7.1+ (r271:86832, Feb 24 2011, 15:00:15)
[GCC 4.5.2] on linux2
Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
>>> import ethtool
>>> print ethtool.get_devices()
['lo', 'eth0', 'eth1', 'virbr0', 'br0']

== Buildlogs ==


[1]: https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/cloud-server-n-install-service

Changed in ubuntu:
status: New → Confirmed
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
assignee: nobody → Andres Rodriguez (andreserl)
summary: - Missing python-ethtool module
+ [FFe] Please add missing python-ethtool module
summary: - [FFe] Please add missing python-ethtool module
+ [FFe] [needs-packaging] python-ethtool
tags: added: needs-packaging
description: updated
description: updated
Changed in debian:
status: Unknown → New
Andres Rodriguez (andreserl) wrote :
Andres Rodriguez (andreserl) wrote :
description: updated
Changed in ubuntu:
status: Confirmed → New
assignee: Andres Rodriguez (andreserl) → nobody
Dave Walker (davewalker) on 2011-03-11
tags: added: server-nro
Dave Walker (davewalker) on 2011-03-14
Changed in ubuntu:
milestone: none → ubuntu-11.04-beta-1
description: updated
Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

Seems fine, approved. (Note that I didn't review the packaging, that'll be done as part of NEW).

Changed in ubuntu:
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in ubuntu:
milestone: ubuntu-11.04-beta-1 → ubuntu-11.04-beta-2
Dustin Kirkland  (kirkland) wrote :

In the archive now:


Marking fix-released.

Changed in ubuntu:
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
Changed in debian:
status: New → Fix Committed
Changed in debian:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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