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Bug 909906 - dev-java/javatoolkit: needs to use PEP517 build (DistutilsNonPEP517Build)
Summary: dev-java/javatoolkit: needs to use PEP517 build (DistutilsNonPEP517Build)
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All All
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Java team
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Blocks: pep517-porting
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Reported: 2023-07-08 06:48 UTC by Michał Górny
Modified: 2024-03-06 15:30 UTC (History)
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Description Michał Górny archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2023-07-08 06:48:33 UTC
This package still uses the legacy eclass code paths.  These paths are deprecated and pose a significant maintenance cost.  Please update the package to use PEP517 build mode.  For more information, please see the Python Guide, particularly; https://projects.gentoo.org/python/guide/migration.html#migrating-to-pep-517-builds
Comment 1 Sam James archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2023-07-08 20:40:52 UTC
[Adding this comment en-masse, sorry for the noise, but it's important.)

1. Please take particular care to check file diffs before/after, possibly using `iwdevtools`. Keep a particular eye out for e.g. config files now missing from /etc and instead being in /usr/lib/python*/site-packages, etc.

2. Please make sure to do the migration in a new revision in ~arch, partly because of 1.
Comment 2 Michał Górny archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2024-03-06 15:30:18 UTC
Final ping.  Please note that we will not hesitate to last rite low profile packages over this.