Python snaps

Jamie Strandboge jamie at
Fri Apr 3 20:15:50 UTC 2015

On 04/03/2015 01:32 PM, Dustin Kirkland wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 2, 2015 at 5:46 PM, Barry Warsaw <barry at> wrote:
>> I've been doing some work to see what's involved in deploying Python snaps.  I
>> have some interesting results that I've blogged about.
>> No doubt there's plenty of room for improvement, but I think it also shows
>> that the basic tools are there for some level of support for Python on Ubuntu
>> Core.
> Hey Barry!  Fantastic to seeing this move forward.
> I'm quite interested in getting a snap of a pet python project of mine
> into a snap -- ssh-import-id.  The upstream source is at
> lp:ssh-import-id, but I maintain a git mirror at
I know this is mostly about packaging a python program but I'd feel remiss if I
didn't mention that ssh-import-id isn't going to work properly under confinement
since it won't be able to access ~/.ssh. This tool likely should be included as
part of comfy.

Jamie Strandboge       

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