Dependency problem on gutsy

Bug #131355 reported by Almanildo on 2007-08-09
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
python-mode (Debian)
Fix Released
python-mode (Ubuntu)
Matthias Klose

Bug Description

The package python-mode depends on either emacs21, xemacs21 or emacs-snapshot. However, in Gutsy Gibbon, emacs22 is also available for installation. Thus, it is impossible to install the package if you only want emacs22 installed.

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Scott Kitterman (kitterman) wrote :

Does it work with emacs22 (i.e. have you tested it)?

Almanildo (audunskaugen) wrote :

Yes, as far as I can tell, it works fine. Shouldn't it depend on emacsen, rather than all possible versions of emacs?

Scott Kitterman (kitterman) wrote :

Sounds reasonable to me, but I'm not an emacs person. This problem exists in Debian too and since the Debian and Ubuntu maintainers for python-mode are the same, I'm going to let him decide the best way to fix it. This ought to be fixed, so I've set a milestone for Tribe 6 to help make sure Gutsy doesn't get released without a serious look at this bug. Thanks for reporting it.

Changed in python-mode:
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Triaged
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

emacs22 has a python mode as mentionned on

Changed in python-mode:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in python-mode:
assignee: nobody → doko
Matthias Klose (doko) wrote :

now depends emacsen as well, but doesn't install for emacs20 and emacs22; not sure if people like this better.

Changed in python-mode:
status: Triaged → Fix Released

late comment : no, some people don't like this better. I want my python-mode (not the python.el that comes with emacs22).

Artur Rona (ari-tczew) wrote :

 python-mode (1:1.0-3.1) unstable; urgency=medium

   * Non-maintainer upload.
   * Update pymacs path and dependency. Closes: #378699.

 -- Matej Vela <email address hidden> Wed, 2 Aug 2006 09:55:09 +0200

Changed in python-mode (Debian):
importance: Unknown → Undecided
status: New → Fix Released
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