python 2.4.1 release candidate 2

Matthias Klose doko at
Fri Mar 18 18:15:59 CST 2005

Prepared python 2.4.1 release candidate 2 packages. from my point of
view, these are safe to upload to hoary. no regressions on amd64, i386
and powerpc compared to the current set of packages. changelogs are

the final 2.4.1 is scheduled for the week after PyCon. See
Please consider the package for hoary.


python2.4 (2.4+2.4.1rc2-0ubuntu1) hoary; urgency=low

  * Python 2.4.1 release candidate 2.
  * distutils: Don't add standard library dirs to library_dirs
    and runtime_library_dirs. On amd64, runtime paths pointing
to /usr/lib64
    aren't recognized by dpkg-shlibdeps, and the packages containing
    libraries aren't added to ${shlibs:Depends}.
  * Add build dependency on libbluetooth1-dev, adding some bluetooth
    functionality to the socket module.
  * Lib/test/ Don't fail on import of profile & pstats,
    which are separated out to the python-profiler package.

 -- Matthias Klose <doko at>  Fri, 18 Mar 2005 12:52:24 +0100

python2.4 (2.4dfsg-1ubuntu4) hoary; urgency=low

  * codecs.StreamReader: Reset codec when seeking. Ubuntu #6972.
  * CVS updates up to 2005-03-14, (2.4.1rc1+).
  * Build depend on locales, generate the locales needed for the

 -- Matthias Klose <doko at>  Mon, 14 Mar 2005 14:56:57 +0100

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