[Bug 343242] [NEW] python-xml seems to be broken with python-2.6: xpath does not work
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Sun May 10 15:18:01 BST 2009
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Binary package hint: python-xml
1) The release of Ubuntu you are using, via 'lsb_release -rd' or System -> About Ubuntu.
Description: Ubuntu jaunty (development branch)
2) The version of the package you are using, via 'apt-cache policy packagename' or by checking in Synaptic.
apt-cache showpkg python-xml
3) What you expected to happen
To work (with openerp)
4) What happened instead
Seems like some submodules work while others don't. Xpath seems to be broken:
Python 2.6.1+ (r261:67515, Mar 2 2009, 13:11:28)
[GCC 4.3.3] on linux2
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>>> import xml
>>> import xml.dom
>>> import xml.xpath
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/_xmlplus/xpath/__init__.py", line 105, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/_xmlplus/xpath/Context.py", line 15, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/_xmlplus/xpath/CoreFunctions.py", line 20, in <module>
from xml.xpath import Util, Conversions
File "/usr/lib/python2.6/dist-packages/_xmlplus/xpath/Conversions.py", line 22, in <module>
from xml.utils import boolean
ImportError: cannot import name boolean
I have *no* clue about python (was trying to install openerp, which sadly still seems to need python-xml).
I initially opened a bug for openerp, since it was uninstallable at the time:
Pardon the mess.
** Affects: python
** Affects: python-xml (Ubuntu)
python-xml seems to be broken with python-2.6: xpath does not work
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