[OE-core] [oe] [RFC PATCH] python: remove Python 2 and all supporting classes

Richard Purdie richard.purdie at linuxfoundation.org
Sat Jan 18 08:41:39 UTC 2020

On Fri, 2020-01-17 at 14:16 +0000, Ross Burton wrote:
> Python 2 ceased being maintained on the 1st January 2020.  We've
> already
> removed all users of it from oe-core so the final step is to move the
> recipe and supporting classes to meta-python2.
> The following are removed in this commit:
> - python and python-native 2.7.17
> - python-setuptools
> - The classes pythonnative, pythondir, distutils, setuptools
> Signed-off-by: Ross Burton <ross.burton at intel.com>

Thanks Ross. I tested this on the autobuilder, only 'surprise' is meta-
gplv2 fails:


(python dependency of mc). Just delete mc from that layer?

Some of the other failures there are from other bits of -next.



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