[Mageia-dev] We need a Python maintainer (& help with security issues)

Oliver Burger obgr_seneca at mageia.org
Sat Jun 16 15:44:32 CEST 2012

Am 16.06.2012 15:18, schrieb Sandro CAZZANIGA:
> Le 16 juin 2012 15:14, "David Walser" <luigiwalser at yahoo.com
> <mailto:luigiwalser at yahoo.com>> a écrit :
>  >
>  > As some of you may know, one of the developers left the project that
> was the maintainer of the python package, as well as many other python
> modules and python-based software packages.  We need someone new to step
> up and maintain, at the very least, python, as it's a critical package.
>   Help with the other orphaned packages would be great as well.
>  >
>  > Currently there are security updates needed for three python packages
> that I'm aware of.
>  >
>  > The python package itself:
>  > https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=5843
>  >
>  > python-django, a module used by transifex (used by translators I think):
>  > https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6162
>  >
>  > gajim, a Jabber IM client (needs updated to version 0.15):
>  > https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=5432
> I can take a look for this last, in the afternoon.
Ican help on python. But only if others come along. Since we do not have 
group maintainership, I could take python officially and we could create 
an inofficial group for it.


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