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FS#41822 - [python-gobject] Unnecessary dependency on python-cairo

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Janusz Lewandowski (LEW21) - Thursday, 04 September 2014, 14:24 GMT
Last edited by Jan de Groot (JGC) - Sunday, 07 September 2014, 07:54 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Jan de Groot (JGC)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


python-gobject requires python-cairo, which on a base Arch system tries to install 35 packages, including libgl and other packages that are really strange for a server system.

This makes it problematic to make a server software depending on it, that eg. wants to use GLib and Gio from Python.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Jan de Groot (JGC)
Sunday, 07 September 2014, 07:54 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  gnome-unstable