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Author eric.araujo
Recipients benjamin.peterson, bgomes, christian.heimes, doko, draghuram, eric.araujo, georg.brandl, lemburg, pavel.vinogradov, pola, sapetnioc, zooko
Date 2011-04-21.15:15:24
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[Zooko]
> I just read back through this ticket, but I didn't understand exactly
> what MAL wanted to have different from what this Python function
> currently does:

It may be this:

> It's better to follow the approach taken by lsb_release and then
> add calling lsb_release as one of the methods taken by
> _dist_try_harder() (using platform.popen()) should the parsers
> fail.
> This avoids spawning a process in most cases.
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Date User Action Args
2011-04-21 15:15:26eric.araujosetrecipients: + eric.araujo, lemburg, georg.brandl, doko, zooko, draghuram, christian.heimes, sapetnioc, benjamin.peterson, pavel.vinogradov, bgomes, pola
2011-04-21 15:15:25eric.araujosetmessageid: <1303398925.93.0.650776119298.issue1322@psf.upfronthosting.co.za>
2011-04-21 15:15:25eric.araujolinkissue1322 messages
2011-04-21 15:15:24eric.araujocreate