Developers Heads Up: Python Package renamed to "mediadrop"

Skip to first unread message

Felix Schwarz

Nov 4, 2013, 10:59:24 AM11/4/13

I just several commits to rename the internals of MediaDrop and unfortunately
this has some impact on developers extending MediaDrop. I alos wrote a new
"blog" post to help you with the transition:

And I know you can do it as I took three selected community repos and
performed the rename myself to make sure it is possible + mostly painless:

If you have any questions, feel free to ask them on this mailing list.


Adam Morris

Nov 24, 2013, 8:07:44 AM11/24/13
Just reporting my experience just now doing the rename from MediaCore to MediaDrop.
I maintain a “edit the source code directly” version of MediaCore (but look forward to figuring out how to utilize plugins for all my mods)
So I followed the directions and came out a winner, with no issues.
Only thing is that I had to edit some .po files for in mediadrop/i18n, not sure why but it was easy
Also there was one outstanding name change in the mediadrop/migrations/
The rename script works but spits out a lot of irrelevant messages, might be weird to the uninitiated (or even initiated).
All done! Thanks Felix.
> --
> You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "MediaDrop" group.
> To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

Reply all
Reply to author
0 new messages