[winswitch] Problems using xpra on CentOS 5

Brian Pitts bdp at uga.edu
Fri Sep 23 20:48:58 BST 2011

On 09/23/2011 12:15 AM, Antoine Martin wrote:
> Hi,
> Thanks for reporting this, the problem was the "with" statement which is
> not available before python 2.5. I have to admit that I very rarely test
> on python2.4, so problems like this one are likely to re-occur. Sooner
> or later, we'll just have to give up on old unmaintained versions of
> python...
> I am pushing a new version with this fix and another worthwhile
> improvement for applications with high window refresh rates. It will hit
> the download area shortly.

That was quick; thanks Antoine!

I also had to install python-uuid (from EPEL) and python-imaging (from CentOS) packages to get xpra working. Could these be added as
dependencies the next time you generate the CentOS 5 RPMs?

Brian Pitts

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