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I'm trying to install it by doing sudo apt-get install python-sexy but it tells me

This may mean that the package is missing, has been obsoleted, or is only available from another source.

I couldn't find any info on google so I'm wondering if this isn't that common.

I found something here but if I download it from there it won't be up to date I guess.

Any suggestions?

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Note: The python bindings for libsexy have been removed for Maverick as it was determined they are no longer needed. –  Stefano Palazzo Feb 7 '11 at 19:54
    
oh, ok then. i was going to use compiz and it said it wasn't installed but was optional, so i figured it would be better to install it. –  user10394 Feb 7 '11 at 19:57
    
Oh I see, I thought you were going to develop something with it :) (Still, let's leave this unanswered until I or someone else finds a good way to install it, even if it's deprecated. Might be useful for someone) –  Stefano Palazzo Feb 7 '11 at 21:05
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Unfortunately the answer would be to compile it yourself but as noted, this is not needed anymore. We only use this in ccsm to put an image inside a GtkEntry but the next release should remove that since GTK+ itself allows this now.

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