Python libs on Debian/Raspbian

Richard Laager rlaager at
Sun Dec 24 09:32:08 UTC 2017

On 12/23/2017 07:33 PM, Fred Wright via devel wrote:
> On the latter point, first of all, I neglected to mention in my earlier
> post that it would make sense to limit the automatic .pth file to the

That seems reasonable, and even further limits the PREFIX "violation".

> On the PREFIX "violation", it's useful to step back and consider what the
> actual motivation for the variable PREFIX is, rather than treating
> honoring PREFIX as some sort of religious mandate.

You make many fair points.

FWIW, I'm okay with any of the three options.


More information about the devel mailing list