[Python-Dev] Pronouncement needed in issue9675

David Malcolm dmalcolm at redhat.com
Tue Sep 28 17:30:32 CEST 2010

On Tue, 2010-09-28 at 11:18 -0400, David Malcolm wrote:
> On Tue, 2010-09-28 at 04:44 +0200, Jesus Cea wrote:

> > Long history and links to previous pronouncements in
> > http://bugs.python.org/issue9675

Re-reading my post, I realize that my wording was really unclear; sorry.

> > 
> > My proposal: CObject should not be marked as deprecated in 2.7.1.
> This breaks quite a few third-party modules, some with segfaults; we (as
> in Fedora) ran into this building with 2.7 as the
> standard /usr/bin/python for Fedora 14.

Restating: the _deprecation_ breaks quite a few 3rd-party modules, and
I'm in agreement with Jesus' proposal.


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