[Buildroot] [PATCH v2 1/2] package/python-gobject: depend on python2

Arnout Vandecappelle arnout at mind.be
Tue Dec 3 22:50:10 UTC 2019



On 01/12/2019 19:39, aduskett at gmail.com wrote:
> From: Adam Duskett <Aduskett at gmail.com>
> 
> Version 2.86.6 of python-gobject is quite old and no longer works with
> Python versions > 3.7. When importing a user will recieve the following error:
> 
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>   File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
>   File "/usr/lib/python3.8/site-packages/gobject/__init__.py", line 26, in
>   <module>
>   File "/usr/lib/python3.8/site-packages/glib/__init__.py", line 22, in <module>
> SystemError: initialization of _glib raised unreported exception
> 
> Because new versions of python-gobject require gobject-introspection, which is
> not currently available in Buildroot, add a dependency on python2 to prevent
> users from receiving the above error.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Adam Duskett <Aduskett at gmail.com>

 Both applied to master, thanks (after adding the Fixes: tag).

 Regards,
 Arnout

> ---
> Changes v1 -> v2:
>   - Add missing depends on in the comment section of python-gobject/Config.in
>     (Thomas)
> 
>  package/python-gobject/Config.in | 2 ++
>  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)
> 
> diff --git a/package/python-gobject/Config.in b/package/python-gobject/Config.in
> index 475ff25185..36ddffebb0 100644
> --- a/package/python-gobject/Config.in
> +++ b/package/python-gobject/Config.in
> @@ -3,6 +3,7 @@ config BR2_PACKAGE_PYTHON_GOBJECT
>  	depends on BR2_USE_WCHAR # libglib2
>  	depends on BR2_TOOLCHAIN_HAS_THREADS # libglib2
>  	depends on BR2_USE_MMU # libglib2
> +	depends on BR2_PACKAGE_PYTHON # Broken with python 3.8
>  	select BR2_PACKAGE_LIBGLIB2
>  	help
>  	  Python bindings for the GLib/GObject library
> @@ -10,5 +11,6 @@ config BR2_PACKAGE_PYTHON_GOBJECT
>  	  https://wiki.gnome.org/action/show/Projects/PyGObject
>  
>  comment "python-gobject needs a toolchain w/ wchar, threads"
> +	depends on BR2_PACKAGE_PYTHON
>  	depends on BR2_USE_MMU
>  	depends on !BR2_USE_WCHAR || !BR2_TOOLCHAIN_HAS_THREADS
> 


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