On 09. 01. 19 9:52, Johannes Lips wrote:
On 09/01/2019 09:34, Miro Hrončok wrote:
> Hi, we've successfully removed Python 2 from default Workstation installation
> years ago, today I'd like to see if we could do it in Xfce Spin as well.
> For those not in the picture: Python 2 ill EOL in 11 months, 22 days .
> We are trying to get rid of it as much as possible in Fedora .
> Eliminating Python 2 from our defualt installations is an important step here.
> Today, if I try to uninstall python2 from Xfce spin (rawhide), this is what
> gets removed as dependent:
> Several others go as no longer needed, mostly python2 libs, but also:
> While I doubt the actual usefulness of gnumeric, what bothers me is:
> 1. It seems that the Bluetooth stack is entirely gone. Do we have an viable
> 2. If openconnect is not needed on Workstation, why is it needed in Xfce?
> 3. Can we set keyboards/users with some alternatives? system-config-* still
> link to fedorahosted as upstream and haven't received an update in years. They
> seem pretty upstream dead to me.
> 4. Catfish is Python 3 compatible, but the Fedora maintainer is not .
We can just switch to the python3 package catfish-python3, should be good
That package has bad usability, nobody wants to use the command "catfish-py3"
instead of "catfish" or see "Catfish(py3)" in the menu.
There is no point of having python3-catfish and python2-catfish. Yet the
maintainer does not have the intention to fix their broken package.
Zbyszek just merged my catfish commit, but I'm prepared for a revert from the