[cc-devel] ccPublisher on Linux? (Ubuntu Jaunty)
nathan at creativecommons.org
Mon Dec 14 18:27:00 EST 2009
You're correct, we are no longer maintaining ccPublisher. That said,
I think it should still work in many cases. If I recall correctly,
one of the issues with ccPublisher on Linux is that the codebase
expects (well, requires) Python 2.4, as Python 2.5 removed
OverflowWarning. If the error you're seeing mentions "unable to
import OverflowWarning", this is probably the problem you're running
into. Unfortunately switching to 2.4 isn't as easy as just installing
the python-2.4 package; you also need to install wxPython (at least,
We have had some community interest in helping revive ccPublisher
lately, so maybe we'll be able to get it updated. At this point we'd
need to rely on help from the community to drive development.
Let me know if you have any other questions I can answer.
On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 3:06 PM, Jason Sullivan <jason0x21 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have a lot of files to upload to the Internet archive, and was
> looking to ccPublisher to help me with that, but it appears that that
> Linux version is either not being maintained (the last update looks to
> be about two years ago), or being maintained somewhere else (though I
> followed the link to the repo from here:
> The current version fails with some indecipherable (to me) Zope incompatibility.
> Is there a new version, or is this a lost cause? Thanks in advance.
> Jason Sullivan
> jason0x21 at gmail.com
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