[Mailman-Users] Bug in nightly cron job
Barry A. Warsaw
bwarsaw at cnri.reston.va.us
Tue Nov 9 18:03:00 CET 1999
>>>>> "PT" == Paul Tomblin <ptomblin at xcski.com> writes:
PT> I'm using RedHat Linux 6.0. It's claiming it's using python
| $ rpm -q python
PT> man strptime shows that there is one in the C library.
PT> I'll try 1.5.2. Shouldn't configure check for this sort of
PT> thing? I know the mod_perl configure checks for the
PT> appropriate perl version.
Python's configure script definitely checks for this, but the problem
is that Mailman has a few Python 1.5.2-isms in the code, and strptime
wasn't added to Python until after 1.5.1.
I am seriously considering requiring Python 1.5.2 or better for the
next Mailman release.
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