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Packaging Adafruit Raspberry Pi Python Library for Pidora

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Project Description

The Adafruit Raspberry Pi Python Library contains Python libraries for a large number of Adafruit electronics that can be attached to the Pi. This project involves packaging these libraries for Pidora.

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Goals by Release

Goals for each release and plans for reaching those goals:

  • 0.1 - Initial package release and submission to Pidora package review
  • 0.2 - Review issues addressed, package through the review process
    • Create patch to fix symlinks in Adafruit_CharLCDPlate directory
    • Alter python scripts to be run as non-root user
    • Update to latest commit
  • 0.3 - Package in Pidora


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Project News

New Co-Maintainer and Inclusion in Pidora 19 (2013-12-15)

  • Chris Tyler has agreed to be a co-maintainer for this package
  • The 'adafruit-raspberry-pi-python-code' package is now tagged for inclusion in the upcoming release of Pidora 19

0.3 Release (2013-12-13) - [Blog]

  • Updated source to latest commit – 2d4678f (Adds a new script for the Adafruit MCP3002)

0.2 Release (2013-12-08) - [Blog]

  • Updated source to latest commit – 00adf3d
  • Added lines in SPEC to alter symbolic links. (Unable to use diff to create a patch as it does not work with symbolic links)
  • Altered python install directory from ‘Adafruit-Raspberry-Pi-Python-Code’ to ‘adafruit’
  • Altered package name to reflect date of source download instead of the git commit date as per package naming guidelines

0.1 Release (2013-11-28) [Blog]

  • Installs code modules to /usr/lib/python2.x/site-packages directory
  • Package passes rpmlint checks
  • Submitted package for review on Pidora Trac