[Sugar-devel] Pippy not ready for Sucrose

Simon Schampijer simon at schampijer.de
Mon Feb 23 16:41:51 EST 2009

Brian Jordan wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 2:21 PM, Simon Schampijer <simon at schampijer.de> wrote:
>> Simon Schampijer wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> the Sucrose package of Pippy is version 25 - when I last released it
>>> back in August. Since then there has been some development going into
>>> Pippy (now version 30)
>>> http://dev.laptop.org/git?p=projects/pippy-activity;a=shortlog
>>> But none of the maintainers did follow the Sucrose release cycle, even
>>> though I sent a reminder
>>> http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/sugar/2008-November/010021.html
>>> Any, specific reason for that? Pippy has not been moved to
>>> git.sugarlabs.org, as well.
>>> please indicate clearly:
>>> * if you still want to be part of Sucrose (including following the
>>> release cycle)
>>> * any new maintainer that is willing to do this task if you does not want to
>>> * any issues/reasons you have to do so
>>> Best,
>>>     Simon
>> To follow up on this, I mainly want to find a maintainer for Pippy for
>> Sucrose. If there is no one willing to do that we drop it, which is ok -
>> one can still download the xo etc, I just want a clearer situation.
> Hi,
> I will maintain Pippy for Sucrose, though I may need a bit of hand holding.
> Please let me know if what I did seems correct (esp. step 2):
> 1. l got the most recent version of Pippy from git
> git-clone git://dev.laptop.org/projects/pippy-activity
> cd pippy-activity
> 2. ./setup.py gave a bunch of "invalid entry in MANIFEST" errors about
> different locales, so I ran:
> ./setup.py fix_manifest
> 3. ./setup.py dist_source
> 4. I asked a crank sysadmin to add me to the Sugar group,
> And I moved Pippy-30.tar.bz2 to:
> http://dev.laptop.org/pub/sugar/sources/Pippy/Pippy-30.tar.bz2 (805K)
> I will move pippy over to git.sugarlabs.org as well.
> Thanks,
> Brian

Hi Brian,

where are we with that? Pippy is the only activity of fructose that has 
not been moved to sugarlabs services (trac and git). Are you still 
planning to?


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