Moving source4/scripting/python/ to python/

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at
Thu Dec 27 17:53:55 MST 2012

On Thu, 2012-12-27 at 19:49 -0500, simo wrote:
> On Fri, 2012-12-28 at 01:44 +0100, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> > At the moment our Python namespace lives in source4/scripting/python.
> > Since all of it lives in the 'samba' package, and most of the modules
> > then live in another couple of nested modules this means it's a fair
> > amount of typing to get to whatever files you want to edit.
> > 
> > Would anybody object to me moving source4/scripting/python/ to just
> > python/?
> Will this cause any change in packaging or modules names ?
> If not I see no issue.
No - it won't impact the Python module names at all, just the place
where we copy the .py files from when we install to
$prefix/lib/python/.. or symlink in bin/python.



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