[Zope-dev] Cleaning up some bitrot

Tres Seaver tseaver at palladion.com
Mon Dec 22 20:18:31 CET 2014

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On 12/22/2014 02:39 AM, Marius Gedminas wrote:

>> I have zope.error 4.0.0 ready to go, but inexplicably don't have
>> release rights:  can somebody please grant them?
> Done.


>> The main blocker for the rest is zope.publisher:  it has new test
>> breakage due to a change in the stdlib Cookie module for Python
>> 2.7.9 and 3.3.3.
>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/zope.publisher/+bug/1404582
>> That breakage is in a relatively new 'LenientCookie' feature, added
>> in a not-yet-released 4.0.0a5.  If folks who care about that feature
>> don't have the energy to fix it, I'd like to back it off the trunk,
>> push out a 4.0.0 release without it,
> +1
>> and then merge it back onto the trunk for a 4.1.0 release whenever.
> -1.  Tests should always pass on master.  If nobody who cares about 
> LenientCookie makes the test pass, LenientCookie shouldn't be in
> master.

My diagnosis was premature:  it turns out that the last tagged version
also fails (but slightly differently) on Python 2.7.9 / 3.3.3.  So, just
backing out those changes is not sufficient:  I guess we actually have to
roll up our socks and figure out what is broken.

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