Updated python-urwid packages that fix several bugs and add various enhancements are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
The python-urwid package provides a library for development of text user interface applications in the Python programming environment.
The python-urwid packages have been upgraded to upstream version 1.1.1, which provides a number of bug fixes and enhancements over the previous version. Among other changes, this update resolves a number of incompatibilities with the previous version of python-urwid used in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. These incompatibilities posed a problem for Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Hypervisor that requires the python-urwid packages for its new user interface. (BZ#970981
Users of python-urwid are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which add these enhancements.