On 10/01/2012 07:38 PM, benjamin.peterson wrote:
files: pep-0373.txt | 8 ++++++++ 1 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
diff --git a/pep-0373.txt b/pep-0373.txt --- a/pep-0373.txt +++ b/pep-0373.txt @@ -49,6 +49,14 @@ Maintenance releases ====================
+Being the last of the 2.x series, 2.7 will have an extended period of +maintenance. The current plan is to support it for at least 5 years +from the initial 2.7 release. This means there will be bugfix releases +until 2015. Depending on Python 3 adoption, this may be modified up or +down.
TBH, I would guarantee it for at least 5 years: the current wording is not an improvement over the current situation as it basically does not tell anything definite.