[osgeo4w-dev] Re: [osgeo4w] #219: Upgrade python version

Jürgen E. Fischer jef at norbit.de
Thu Apr 28 16:44:58 EDT 2011

Hi Matt,

On Thu, 28. Apr 2011 at 13:32:00 -0700, Matt Wilkie wrote:
>> I just had a quick look at the scope of the Python packages in OSGeo4w,
>> and on the upstream side they all appear to be "2.7 ready", so there
>> aren't any serious obstacles. I'm interested in helping coordinate a
>> transition, if any distributed help is needed.

> I'm interested in helping o4w move to 2.7. If someone can supply a  
> recipe of "this is what needs to be done to migrate a package" I'm happy  
> to do grunt work. My python skills are meagre, but growing.

The main point is probably that everything depending on python needs to be
rebuilt or replaced...


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