Re: devel/py-setuptools_scm >= 7.0.0

From: Charlie Li <>
Date: Wed, 15 Mar 2023 13:17:54 UTC
Matthew Seaman wrote:
> Currently the ports has devel/py-setuptools_scm at version 6.4.2, but 
> I'm seeing some python packages now wanting setup_tools_scm >= 7.0.0
> Now, setuptools_scm is widely depended upon by many python packages, and 
> updating it over a major version boundary would probably cause all sorts 
> of problems.
> So, does anyone have any objections to my creating a 
> devel/py-setuptools_scm7 port for the latest version, currently 7.1.0?
Hard object. The delta is minor at best for ports, as we're only using 
it to "dynamically" fill in version metadata on the Python package side.

I have 7.1.0 working locally, PEP-517-ified and all.

Charlie Li
…nope, still don't have an exit line.