[openstack-dev] Requests + urllib3 + distro packages
zigo at debian.org
Thu Oct 15 20:11:23 UTC 2015
On 10/15/2015 12:08 PM, Cory Benfield wrote:
>> On 14 Oct 2015, at 23:23, Thomas Goirand <zigo at debian.org> wrote:
>> Though you could have avoid all of this pain if you were not bundling.
>> Isn't all of this make you re-think your vendorizing policy? Or still
>> not? I'm asking because I still didn't read your answer about the
>> important question: since you aren't using specially crafted versions of
>> urllib3 anymore, and now only using official releases, what's the reason
>> that keeps you vendorizing? Not trying to convince you here, just trying
>> to understand.
> Again, I’m not being drawn into this discussion here.
> Let me make one point, though. There are three people involved in a
> decision-making role on the requests project, and this is an important
> issue to every member of the team. This policy has been part of the
> requests project for a very long time, and we aren’t going to change
> it in a short space of time: I’m certainly not going to unilaterally
> do so. All I can promise you is that we continue to talk about this
> internally, and if we *unanimously* feel comfortable changing our policy
> we will do so. Until then, I’m happy to do my best to accommodate as
> many people as possible (which in this case I believe we have done).
Thanks for the above. However, it is still frustrating to not understand
your motivations, which was the only thing that pushed me to write these
lines (ie: still not trying to convince you...).
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