Re: [python-committers] [Python-Dev] [RELEASED] Python 3.4.0
The what's new looks truly amazing, with pathlib and asyncio being my favourite additions. Thanks for all the hard work.
On Mon, Mar 17, 2014 at 5:57 PM, Ryan Gonzalez firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
YES!!! +1 to the authors of the statistics and pathlib modules.
On Mon, Mar 17, 2014 at 1:29 AM, Larry Hastings email@example.com:
On behalf of the Python development team, I'm thrilled to announce the official release of Python 3.4.
Python 3.4 includes a range of improvements of the 3.x series, including hundreds of small improvements and bug fixes. Major new features and changes in the 3.4 release series include:
- PEP 428, a "pathlib" module providing object-oriented filesystem paths
- PEP 435, a standardized "enum" module
- PEP 436, a build enhancement that will help generate introspection information for builtins
- PEP 442, improved semantics for object finalization
- PEP 443, adding single-dispatch generic functions to the standard
- PEP 445, a new C API for implementing custom memory allocators
- PEP 446, changing file descriptors to not be inherited by default in subprocesses
- PEP 450, a new "statistics" module
- PEP 451, standardizing module metadata for Python's module import system
- PEP 453, a bundled installer for the *pip* package manager
- PEP 454, a new "tracemalloc" module for tracing Python memory
- PEP 456, a new hash algorithm for Python strings and binary data
- PEP 3154, a new and improved protocol for pickled objects
- PEP 3156, a new "asyncio" module, a new framework for asynchronous I/O
To download Python 3.4.0 visit:
This is a production release. Please report any issues you notice to:
-- Larry Hastings, Release Manager larry at hastings.org (on behalf of the entire python-dev team and 3.4's contributors) _______________________________________________ Python-Dev mailing list Python-Dev@python.org https://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/python-dev Unsubscribe: https://mail.python.org/mailman/options/python-dev/ rymg19%40gmail.com
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