[csw-maintainers] how to make mod_wsgi, mod_python dual ?

Peter FELECAN pfelecan at opencsw.org
Thu Sep 26 22:07:16 CEST 2013

Dagobert Michelsen <dam at opencsw.org> writes:

> Hi Peter,
> Am 26.09.2013 um 18:37 schrieb Peter FELECAN <pfelecan at opencsw.org>:
>> "Maciej (Matchek) Bliziński" <maciej at opencsw.org> writes:
>>>>> As far as building, can we use alternatives, or create two
>>>>> incompatible packages?
>>>> You mean for mod_wsgi? What's your preference?
>>> Yes, we should build mod_wsgi and drop mod_python entirely. I'm
>>> thinking we could have 1 package for 2.6 mod_wsgi and 1 package for
>>> 2.7 mod_wsgi, the two packages incompatible with each other, since you
>>> can only load one at a time.
>>> Or use alternatives ‒ whichever options looks better to you.
>> I let the primacy to Dagobert, who's the maintainer,
> Whom? Me?? I can't remember!

Sorry. I missread. It's Ruppert the one who maintains it.

>> but I have the
>> feeling that he will ask me to do it. Am I wrong?
> You are of course right ;-) I tend to favor alternatives with clearly just
> one of the packages installed, but "I" packages are somewhat bad when you
> try to just install everything.

I agree that alternatives is a better solution. Let hear from Ruppert...

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