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FS#68910 - [hplip] hp-scan broken with python 3.9

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by xduugu (xduugu) - Wednesday, 09 December 2020, 14:12 GMT
Last edited by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Wednesday, 09 December 2020, 15:47 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


hplip uses a method that was deprecated and eventually removed in python 3.9.

Closing device.
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/hp-scan", line 1314, in <module>
File "/usr/share/hplip/scan/", line 403, in waitForScanActive
if self.scan_thread.isAlive() and \
AttributeError: 'ScanThread' object has no attribute 'isAlive'

Upstream issue:
Patch used by fedora:

Additional info:
* hplip 1:3.20.11-1
* python 3.9.0-1
This task depends upon

Closed by  Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Wednesday, 09 December 2020, 15:47 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  3.20.11-2