[IPython-dev] ipython0.9 and python2.4
Sun Sep 14 16:29:12 CDT 2008
I have time to work on this now. Push your trunk-dev and I will take
over. I will keep the list posted on my progress.
On Sun, Sep 14, 2008 at 2:25 PM, Fernando Perez <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 14, 2008 at 2:11 PM, Fernando Perez <email@example.com> wrote:
>> On Sun, Sep 14, 2008 at 7:26 AM, Nils Wagner
>> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> I just installed ipython from source.
>>> I found an incompatibility wrt python2.4
>> This is turning into a minor nightmare. There were LOTS more 2.5
>> things in there:
> OK, I give up for now. I'm going to take a break and see where I can
> get later, but I may not be able to spend more time on this today.
> The problem is that I deactivated the config stuff altogether to avoid
> the with statement, thinking it wasn't yet used everywhere. Well, it
> ERROR: Failure: exceptions.ImportError(No module named config.api)
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "/var/lib/python-support/python2.4/nose/loader.py", line 360,
> in loadTestsFromName
> module = self.importer.importFromPath(
> File "/var/lib/python-support/python2.4/nose/importer.py", line 39,
> in importFromPath
> return self.importFromDir(dir_path, fqname)
> File "/var/lib/python-support/python2.4/nose/importer.py", line 84,
> in importFromDir
> mod = load_module(part_fqname, fh, filename, desc)
> File "/home/fpa/usr/local/lib/python2.4/site-packages/ipython-0.9.1-py2.4.egg/IPython/kernel/config/__init__.py",
> line 21, in ?
> from IPython.config.api import ConfigObjManager
> ImportError: No module named config.api
> We can't run the kernel code on 2.4 at all in this manner...
> I'm thinking of just pushing my current trunk-dev up to lp and see if
> someone can pitch in quickly in case I can't continue. I've fixed a
> lot of the failures, but now it seems that deactivating the config
> stuff isn't viable: we need to make it 2.4-compliant, like it or not.
> Which means rewriting some of its with-using code to not use 'with' at
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