[Python-Dev] Bug 7183 and Python 2.6.4
James Y Knight
foom at fuhm.net
Thu Oct 22 22:29:28 CEST 2009
On Oct 22, 2009, at 3:53 PM, Robert Collins wrote:
> On Thu, 2009-10-22 at 13:16 -0400, Tres Seaver wrote:
>> That being said, I can't this bug as a release blocker: people can
>> either upgrade to super-current Boost, or stick with 2.6.2 until
>> they can.
> Thats the challenge Ubuntu faces:
> We've just announced our Karmic RC, boost 1.40 isn't released, and
> python 2.6.3 doesn't work with a released boost :(
If I were running a Linux distro, I'd revert the patch in 2.6.3.
And if I were running a Python release process, I'd revert that patch
for python 2.6.4, and reopen the bug that it fixed, so a less-breaky
patch can be made.
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