[Buildroot] [PATCH] package/python-pillow: bump to version 6.2.2/7.0.0

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Sun Jan 19 08:39:05 UTC 2020

>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com> writes:

 > On Mon, 13 Jan 2020 23:24:30 +0100
 > Angelo Compagnucci <angelo.compagnucci at gmail.com> wrote:

 >> This patch bumps Pillow to version 7.0.0 for Python3 and version
 >> 6.2.2 for Python2.
 >> Different versions here are needed cause the latest 7.0.0 only
 >> supports Python3, while support for Python2 is available in 6.2.2.
 >> It updates also the LICENSE hash due to copyright year update.
 >> Signed-off-by: Angelo Compagnucci <angelo at amarulasolutions.com>
 >> ---
 >> I don't really know if this is the correct way to support two versions
 >> of the same package, please let me know.

 > If the latest version only supports Python 3.x, then only support this
 > version, and make it "depends on BR2_PACKAGE_PYTHON3". Python 2.x is
 > now considered deprecated by the upstream Python developers. I don't
 > think Buildroot should bother with keeping old Python modules around
 > just for the sake of Python 2.x compatibility.


Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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