conflicting dependencies: py-gtk12 / py-gtk2

Jeremy Messenger mezz7 at
Tue Oct 28 09:50:09 PST 2003

On Tue, 28 Oct 2003 09:05:31 +0000, Jens Rehsack <rehsack at> wrote:

> Hi,
> because of a recent update of the port deskutils/libmrproject I have
> a conflict in the dependencies of 2 applications I use:
> 1) Moleskine - requires py-gtk
> 2) Mr. Project - requires py-gtk2
> I'm willing to investigate some time to solve this problem, but I
> have a lot of other things to do, so any help would be gladly welcome.
> I think about 2 ways to solve this problem, but I'm not sure whether
> one of them will work.
> 1) change the installed location of one of the py-gtk ports, preferable
>     those of py-gtk-12 from %%PYTHON_SITELIBDIR%%/pygtk.* to
>     %%PYTHON_SITELIBDIR%%/pygtk12.* and add a patch for all dependend
>     ports.
> 2) Find out how to patch py-gtk12 dependend ports that they would
>     work with py-gtk2 fine and create a (more or less) general patch
>     for them.
> Does anybody have a (helpful) hint for me where to start?

I just visited to Moleskine website[1] and in the news said that it 
supports py-gtk2 in the 0.7.10 version. You can try to update and see if 
it will solve your problem.



> Thanks in advance,
> Jens

-- 's moderator, mezz.

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