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Title: MacPython installer fails on UFS filesystem
Type: behavior Stage:
Components: macOS Versions: Python 2.7
Status: closed Resolution: wont fix
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: Nosy List: ajaksu2, jackjansen, loewis, ronaldoussoren
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2003-08-07 21:30 by jackjansen, last changed 2022-04-10 16:10 by admin. This issue is now closed.

Messages (4)
msg17672 - (view) Author: Jack Jansen (jackjansen) * (Python committer) Date: 2003-08-07 21:30
If you use the binary installer to install to a UFS filesystem 
in stead of an HFS+ filesystem the applets will not work.
The reason is that the #! lines refer to "python" in stead of 
msg17673 - (view) Author: Martin v. Löwis (loewis) * (Python committer) Date: 2006-07-03 13:05
Logged In: YES 

Does this problem still exist?

In any case, it doesn't appear that urgent, so lowering its
msg81872 - (view) Author: Daniel Diniz (ajaksu2) * (Python triager) Date: 2009-02-13 04:06
UFS support in Mac OS X seems to be in legacy/deprecated mode. Should we
close this one?
msg84560 - (view) Author: Ronald Oussoren (ronaldoussoren) * (Python committer) Date: 2009-03-30 15:05
Python is just one of the many things that will fail on a case sensitive 
root filesystem. I'm not particularly interested in fixing this issue. 
This doesn't affect Python 3.x because the code that causes this problem 
is not present in 3.x.

Setting state to pending with resolution won't fix.
Date User Action Args
2022-04-10 16:10:33adminsetgithub: 39032
2010-04-29 17:54:16terry.reedysetstatus: pending -> closed
2009-03-30 15:05:42ronaldoussorensetstatus: open -> pending
versions: + Python 2.7
nosy: + ronaldoussoren

messages: + msg84560

resolution: wont fix
2009-02-13 04:06:38ajaksu2setnosy: + ajaksu2
type: behavior
messages: + msg81872
components: + macOS, - None
2003-08-07 21:30:36jackjansencreate