As previously announced, I'm planning on releasing 2.6.3rc1 tonight,
at about 2230 UTC. Right now we have three release blockers, which I'm
reviewing now (and Antoine just said on IRC that he's closing one of
Please refrain from committing any changes to 2.6.3 from now until the
release, unless they specifically close one of the blockers, or you
contact me on #python-dev or by email first. I'll be imposing a hard- freeze on checkins at 2100 UTC today (5pm US/Eastern).
After 2.6.3rc1 is out, please do not commit anything to that branch
without checking with me first. I'll only accept brown-bag removing
patches, and I want to have a stable tree by Thursday so that we can
get Windows and Mac binaries built for Friday's release.