py-twisted is missing dependency on PyHamcrest (affecting buildbot slave)

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Tue Sep 4 18:49:23 UTC 2018

On Sep 4, 2018, at 09:21, Mojca Miklavec wrote:

> Hi,
> I tried to set up a new buildbot slave on a Mac, but failed to do so due to
>    pkg_resources.DistributionNotFound: The 'PyHamcrest>=1.9.0'
> distribution was not found and is required by Twisted
> I'll try to create a package for that, but maybe someone else has a
> better insight of what changed (I'm sure Ryan would have run into this
> problem by now, so I may just as well be doing something wrong).
> I need to add that I still have a buildbot slave instance running on
> another machine where I updated all the ports (I did not reboot the
> machine though) and the buildslave still works there.

I had not run into this problem. I have not updated the ports on the MacPorts buildbot servers in awhile. Changes in MacPorts 2.5.0 broke a part of my infrastructure scripts, and I need to repair that to be able to update the ports again.


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