Steve Holden schrieb:
Reasonable enough, but I suspect that Thomas' suggestion might save us from raising false hopes. I'd suggest that the final release announcement point out that this is the first release containing specific support for 64-bit architectures (if indeed it is)
It isn't. Python ran on 64-bit Alpha for nearly a decade now (I guess), and was released for Win64 throughout Python 2.4. ActiveState has been releasing an AMD64 package for some time now.