[csw-maintainers] Change python modules catalog names to have a py_ prefix (instead of just py)?

Maciej (Matchek) Blizinski maciej at opencsw.org
Mon Aug 24 09:27:14 CEST 2009

On Mon, Aug 24, 2009 at 8:13 AM, Peter FELECAN<pfelecan at opencsw.org> wrote:
> Sebastian Kayser <skayser at opencsw.org> writes:
>> Hi,
>> just wrote my first python module build description and noticed that
>> most of the few python modules in our catalog follow a catalog name
>> naming scheme of
>>   py<modulename>
>> With regards to user experience and consistency could we change the
>> default/standard to be more like the perl modules which have
>> pm_<modulename>? So for python modules this would be:
>>   py_<modulename>
> +1 especially as we have just a few modules available


pyantlrrt --> py_antlrrt
pyyaml --> py_yaml

How do we go about the change? Modify catalogname without touching
pkgname? Will the usual pkg-get/pkgutil update do the right thing?


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