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Bug 1926213 - python-ipywidgets fails to build with Python 3.10: ImportError: cannot import name 'Mapping' from 'collections'
Summary: python-ipywidgets fails to build with Python 3.10: ImportError: cannot import...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: python-ipywidgets
Version: rawhide
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Lumír Balhar
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: PYTHON3.10
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2021-02-08 13:07 UTC by Tomáš Hrnčiar
Modified: 2021-02-08 14:42 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2021-02-08 14:42:29 UTC
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Description Tomáš Hrnčiar 2021-02-08 13:07:33 UTC
python-ipywidgets fails to build with Python 3.10.0a5.

=================================== FAILURES ===================================
_________________________________ test_mapping _________________________________

    def test_mapping():
>       from collections import Mapping, OrderedDict
E       ImportError: cannot import name 'Mapping' from 'collections' (/usr/lib64/python3.10/collections/

ipywidgets/widgets/tests/ ImportError

bpo-37324: Remove deprecated aliases to Collections Abstract Base Classes
from the collections module.

For the build logs, see:

For all our attempts to build python-ipywidgets with Python 3.10, see:

Testing and mass rebuild of packages is happening in copr. You can follow these instructions to test locally in mock if your package builds with Python 3.10:

Let us know here if you have any questions.

Python 3.10 will be included in Fedora 35. To make that update smoother, we're building Fedora packages with early pre-releases of Python 3.10.
A build failure prevents us from testing all dependent packages (transitive [Build]Requires), so if this package is required a lot, it's important for us to get it fixed soon.
We'd appreciate help from the people who know this package best, but if you don't want to work on this now, let us know so we can try to work around it on our side.

Comment 1 Lumír Balhar 2021-02-08 14:11:15 UTC
Already fixed upstream. I'm gonna backport the fix.

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