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Aw: Status of ctypes-python bindings

From: Andreas Stieger <Andreas.Stieger_at_gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2015 09:25:06 +0100

Hi,

Branko Čibej wrote:
> I've been looking at the ctypes-based Python bindings. They're barely
> maintained; the only changes in the last two years seem to have been
> minor tweaks to make the tests run. I'm also not aware of anyone using
> them, or any packager bundling them.
>
> This was an interesting experiment, but I think it's time to face the
> fact that it failed.
>
> If there are no objections, I propose to remove the ctypes-based
> bindings from trunk (including all related configury and build system
> support) before creating the 1.9 branch.

openSUSE packages them in 1.8 but I am not aware of (people) users of this package, and I haven't seen other packages in the distribution using it. Somewhat indifferent.

Andreas
Received on 2015-02-13 09:25:57 CET

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