[Sugar-devel] sugar-pippy dependencies
alsroot at member.fsf.org
Tue Sep 29 08:39:33 EDT 2009
On Tue, Sep 29, 2009 at 12:36:19PM +0000, Aleksey Lim wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 28, 2009 at 09:33:17PM -0400, Bernie Innocenti wrote:
> > Hello,
> > the sugar-pippy rpm in Fedora depends on pygame, which is used by some
> > of the examples.
> > So far, so good, but pygame in turn depends on numpy, a 7.7MB package
> > which a lot of huge dependencies such as atlas (11MB), libgfortran
> > (1MB), blas (700KB) and python-nose (1MB).
> > The rest of Sugar is now free of numpy, so it would be good if we could
> > get rid of it completely. One quick solution would be splitting the
> > problematic examples to a sugar-pippy-examples-extra package.
> > Another possibility -- probably the cleanest -- would be splitting the
> > optional classes surfarray and sndarray to a subpackage of pygame.
> pygame and numpy are parts of Sugar Platform, at least for 0.84,
> so, the right question is should these pakcages be a part of SP-0.86
> I guess +1 for both, since we have honey activities that are depend on
> these packages.
But if question is only about Pippy deps, jhconvert's Pippy doesn't have
these deps(sugar-platform does).
>  http://wiki.sugarlabs.org/go/0.84/Sugar_Platform
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