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Bug 626253 - Migrate from PyGTK to PyGObject introspection-based bindings
Migrate from PyGTK to PyGObject introspection-based bindings
Product: hamster-applet
Classification: Deprecated
Component: general
Other Linux
: Normal normal
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Assigned To: hamster-applet-maint
Depends on:
Blocks: 626218
Reported: 2010-08-06 17:09 UTC by André Klapper
Modified: 2012-09-24 18:38 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
GNOME version: 3.1/3.2

Description André Klapper 2010-08-06 17:09:00 UTC
Grep'ing for pygtk-2.0 it seems that this module uses the stable bindings provided by PyGTK. 

As it is unlikely that anybody will continue maintaining these stable bindings, applications using PyGTK should be ported to using the dynamic Python bindings provided by PyGObject (now that PyGI has been merged into PyGObject).
The feedback on migration provided by application maintainers will also help PyGObject to improve its dynamic bindings.

Please see for more information and guidelines.

For help there is a mailing list at . For getting involved in the development of pygobject there is a mailing list at . There is also the #python IRC channel on

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Comment 1 André Klapper 2011-01-17 21:04:24 UTC
[Removing 3.0 target as this is not a hard blocker, but a nice to have]
Comment 2 Toms Bauģis 2012-09-24 18:38:30 UTC
one day, perhaps. 
feel free to reopen the bug in github: