[meta-freescale] python-setuptools-0.6c11 does not build - requires python-native

Otavio Salvador otavio at ossystems.com.br
Thu Dec 20 12:46:23 PST 2012

On Thu, Dec 20, 2012 at 6:33 PM, David Van Beveren <vbdavid at gmail.com> wrote:
> Building using  just-pulled danny image.
> When I add python-setuptools to my image, the build breaks with the
> following error:
> | error: Failed dependencies:
> | /usr/bin/python-native/python is needed by
> python-setuptools-0.6c11-ml6.armv5te
> I read on the OE list that in July the python-native binary moved.
> After my  first failure with the unmodified sources, I edited the setuptools
> recipe to change PR to ml6 and to add pythonnative to the inherit list,
> which I thought was correct based on the July emails.
> However that does not solve the problem.
> Note that I am building python-modules and python-pyopenssl no problem.
> It would be great if someone could tell me what I am doing incorrectly. In
> the mean time I will keep reading the docs.

In general, setuptools are to be used to *build* the packages for the
modules you need; you shouldn't need it at runtime.

This is not a BSP issue so it is better to be discussed in
openembedded-core mailing list; in fact people has been cleaning those
recipes and classes this week so checking at mailing list and posting
it there might help.

Otavio Salvador                             O.S. Systems
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