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Bug 909936 - dev-python/pycollada: needs to use PEP517 build (DistutilsNonPEP517Build)
Summary: dev-python/pycollada: needs to use PEP517 build (DistutilsNonPEP517Build)
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All All
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Bernd
Depends on:
Blocks: 909855
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Reported: 2023-07-08 06:50 UTC by Michał Górny
Modified: 2023-10-20 13:42 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Michał Górny archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2023-07-08 06:50:01 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;
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 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2023-10-20 13:42:03 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit 319ef622995fa90a059088dbd9583dba33e770d1
Author:     Michał Górny <>
AuthorDate: 2023-10-20 13:41:03 +0000
Commit:     Michał Górny <>
CommitDate: 2023-10-20 13:42:00 +0000

    dev-python/pycollada: Modernize, PEP517, py3.12
    Signed-off-by: Michał Górny <>

 dev-python/pycollada/Manifest                  |  1 +
 dev-python/pycollada/pycollada-0.7.2-r1.ebuild | 53 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 54 insertions(+)