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From: james <garftd@×××××××.net>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Problem merging meson with setuptools. Requesting setuptools-45
Date: Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:48:39
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] Problem merging meson with setuptools. Requesting setuptools-45 by Gerion Entrup
On 2/13/20 5:04 AM, Gerion Entrup wrote:
> Hi, > > I have a strange emerge/update problem: > ``` > # emerge -a1 "=meson-0.52.1::gentoo" "=setuptools-42.0.2::gentoo" -v > These are the packages that would be merged, in order: > > Calculating dependencies... done! > > !!! All ebuilds that could satisfy "dev-python/setuptools[python_targets_python3_6(-)?,python_targets_python3_7(-)?,python_targets_python3_8(-)?,-python_single_target_python3_6(-),-python_single_target_python3_7(-),-python_single_target_python3_8(-)]" have been masked. > !!! One of the following masked packages is required to complete your request: > - dev-python/setuptools-45.2.0::gentoo (masked by: package.mask, ~amd64 keyword) > /usr/portage/profiles/package.mask: > # Micha?? G??rny <mgorny@g.o> (2020-01-16) > # The new version loses Python 2 support but does not introduce any real > # changes. Let's mask it to reduce the noise, and hopefully try to get > # python2_7 out of default PYTHON_TARGETS first. > > - dev-python/setuptools-45.1.0::gentoo (masked by: package.mask, ~amd64 keyword) > > (dependency required by "dev-util/meson-0.52.1::gentoo" [ebuild]) > (dependency required by "=meson-0.52.1::gentoo" [argument]) > For more information, see the MASKED PACKAGES section in the emerge > man page or refer to the Gentoo Handbook. > ``` > > I guess, this is unwanted, especially since both packages are stable. > I don't find anything in the meson ebuild that explain the dependency to > setuptools 45. Did I misconfigured something? > > Best, > Gerion >
Strange. I have Installed versions: 0.52.1^t(05:58:03 PM 01/15/2020)(-test PYTHON_TARGETS="python3_6 -python3_7 -python3_8") with python3_6 highlighted and setuptools: Installed versions: 44.0.0^t(06:17:31 PM 02/10/2020) perhaps it's confusion concerning python versioning? hth, James