[PATCH v2 0/4] Remove support for Django 1.6
dzickus at redhat.com
Wed Nov 11 09:06:51 AEDT 2015
On Mon, Nov 09, 2015 at 05:17:49PM -0500, Don Zickus wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 09, 2015 at 08:03:09PM +0000, Finucane, Stephen wrote:
> > > > I notice Rails is listed as a package there. What's the possibility of
> > > getting
> > > > Django added? Nigh-on non-existent? To say Django is widespread would be
> > > an
> > > > understatement. I'd envision quite a few users for this package.
> > >
> > > Hi Stephen,
> > >
> > > First we would have to find a sucker^D^D^Dmaintainer of the package. :-) I
> > > usually deal with kernel issues and not to much for userspace packages. I
> > > can poke around but I don't expect much positive feedback..
> > Care to direct me to information on this process? I may be willing to undertake
> > this, presuming I am capable of doing so and the requirements are not too
> > onerous.
> Hmm, as a non-RH person, you would probably have to go the EPEL route. Let
> me poke people who know that process..
It was suggested to me to pursue the software collections route, in
particular trying to get Django working on CentOS for software collections.
You can start here and ask questions on the mailing list:
There is no guarantee that if you are successful with that approach that RH
will start supporting Django 1.8 in its collections, but it could help move
that process along. :-)
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