bitfrost python modules mess
dsd at laptop.org
Fri Jun 26 11:00:46 EDT 2009
In the latest sugar, the activity updater doesn't work because it can't
The entire bitfrost.update python module tree is shipped by
sugar-update-control, not any separate package.
The error appears because these 2 (empty) files are missing:
These files are needed to identify the directories as python modules.
...and this raises the question on which package should have
Up to this point, the different python bitfrost modules have been
scattered through various packages including sugar-update-control,
olpc-contents, olpc-update, ...
I think it's time that we cleared this up a bit. I propose that that we
create a new "bitfrost" git repo, and step by step we move in all the
python bitfrost modules.
This would go into fedora as a new package called "bitfrost" which would
have subpackages for "update", "contents", "leases", etc.
Finally sugar-update-control would depend on the specific subpackage
bitfrost-update. This would depend on the core bitfrost package, which
would install /usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/bitfrost/__init__.py and
not much more. This bug would be fixed and things would be more
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