[Piglit] [PATCH] Do we really need python 2.7?

Matěj Cepl mcepl at cepl.eu
Mon Jan 26 10:18:31 PST 2015

On 2015-01-26, 17:32 GMT, Dylan Baker wrote:
> We use mako in two places. As Matt pointed out for generating tests, in
> this capacity it's a build-time dependency. It's also used to generate
> the pages for the HTML summary.
> I think you can sidestep the issue using pip,
> pip install --user mako
> will install a new copy of mako in your ~/.local directory, which should
> be sufficient.

I really cannot download anything to the Fedora builders, so 
this won't do. However, I think I can work around this. Either 
I will add more recent mako to EPEL 6 or I will pre-generate the 

I can build piglit for RHEL-6
(http://copr.fedoraproject.org/coprs/mcepl/piglit-el6/), but 
I am cheating with the most recent python-mako from Rawhide 
(python-mako-1.0.0-1) which doesn't exist for RHEL-6 (yet) and 
of course I am quite certain there are tons of broken code 
inside of the package (also we will most likely need more 
external packages backporting various python 2.7 functionality).

I will investigate how does it work and I will report the 

Thanks so far,


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