Reverting "Python 3 Migration Improvements" Change

Josh Boyer jwboyer at
Mon Feb 23 13:48:47 UTC 2015

On Mon, Feb 23, 2015 at 8:37 AM, Kevin Fenzi <kevin at> wrote:
> On Mon, 23 Feb 2015 08:11:20 -0500 (EST)
> Bohuslav Kabrda <bkabrda at> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I have to inform you that I had to revert the "Python 3 Migration
>> Improvements" change for F22 - more precisely, its parts that
>> would've caused both Python 2 and Python 3 being on atomic host or
>> minimal cloud image. The reason is mentioned in [1] - in short,
>> policycoreutils-python3 has only partial functionality compared to
>> policycoreutils-python, which I didn't understand from my
>> communication with its maintainers previously. It's too late to
>> implement and repackage that now, so I'm reverting the change.
> ...snip...
>> Thanks for understanding. And huge thanks goes to everyone who took
>> part in this effort. We really did tons of work and were very close -
>> for F23, we're doing this!
>> Regards,
>> Slavek
>> (damn, this was hard to write...)
> I understand, but I think you made the right call. ;)
> We can do this right in F23 and get everything lined up now.
> Thanks a lot for all your work on this change. Its really appreciated
> by me at least.

Yes, same from me as well.  This is a great example of how a Change
should look when we reach and don't quite make it.  Great
communication throughout.

Thanks again.


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