python3 optional deps

Jeff Johnson n3npq at
Fri May 6 14:48:26 CEST 2016

On May 6, 2016, at 3:41 AM, Elan Ruusamäe wrote:

> On 06.05.2016 10:11, Jacek Konieczny wrote:
>> I guess the python dependency generator should be fixed in our RPM, to ignore the 'extras' dependencies (or to make them 'suggest', skipping the ':python_version' ones.
> is there python module to parse the egg info? or just manual parsing each time
> btw, maybe it's better to extract the python dependency generators as separate package, out of rpm sourcetree?
> it would be a lot simplier to maintain, than patching patch patching the previous patch. our patches will likely never end up upstream.

Submit any patches for rpm you wish.

Meanwhile, rpm cannot carry extractors for every possible dependency forever,
that simply does not scale.

73 de Jeff

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