[RELEASE] Python 2.7.6 release candidate 1
27 Oct 2013 27 Oct '13
I'm happy to announce the availability of Python 2.7.6 release candidate 1.
Most importantly, this release candidate resolves crashes of the interactive interpreter on OS X 10.9. It also includes the usual collection of bugfixes over 2.7.5. These are described in excruciating detail in the Misc/NEWS file of the source tarball. You can view it online at
Downloads are at
As always, please test the release and report bugs to
With any luck, the final release will follow in a week.
Enjoy, Benjamin Peterson 2.7 Release Manager
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