[Slackbuilds-users] Markdown overwrites Slackware's /usr/bin/markdown_py

Erich Ritz erich.public at protonmail.com
Tue Aug 15 14:22:50 UTC 2023

------- Original Message -------On Tuesday, August 15th, 2023 at 7:58 AM, Erich Ritz via SlackBuilds-users <slackbuilds-users at slackbuilds.org> wrote:

> Hello Markus,
> I noticed today that Markdown overwrites /usr/bin/markdown_py provided by Slackware.
> Slackware's python-markdown package provides markdown_py for Python 3.9, whereas SBo's Markdown package provides markdown_py for Python 2.7.
> Is there any way to cleanly separate the two different markdown_py scripts in /usr/bin?  For me I just reinstalled Slackware's package.  I build SBo packages in a chroot so I could probably just remove Markdown from my system (I'm guessing it's a build-time dependency only for SBo packages to build docs?).
> Erich

Sorry, I just noticed it was announced back on July 8 that Markus was giving up his scripts (including Markdown):

So currently Markdown is an orphaned script.


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