[Urwid] No such signal 'update palette entry' for object.

Ian Ward ian at excess.org
Thu May 19 09:58:47 EDT 2011

Senthil Kumaran wrote on 2011-05-18 21:03:
> On Thu, May 19, 2011 at 8:15 AM, Ian Ward <ian at excess.org> wrote:
>> No, I forgot to say that you need to have distribute installed:
>> http://pypi.python.org/pypi/distribute
>> It's a replacement for distutils/setuptools that supports python 2 and 3
>> at the same time (with that use_2to3 option)
> Thanks for the quick response. I tried with distribute, unfortunately,
> I could not install that in python3.
> https://groups.google.com/d/msg/the-fellowship-of-the-packaging/lFQa7cFd8Io/B_bGwK7YTZMJ
> Assuming that it is a problem with distribute which get's triggered
> during installation only. I tried  build of urwid using python3. the
> build was successful.
> but running tests.py hangs.
> BTW, a couple of doubts.
> - I am held up on the distribute bug? ( You remember the version it
> worked for you?)

Looks like I'm using 0.6.14 (and Python 3.2b2)

> - I see in setup.py that use_2to_3 flag is True when it is PYTHON3.
> So, I assume that all you had to do was install distribute on python3
> and do a python3 setup.py install for urwid to be available on
> python3. right?

Yes, that works for me.


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