[Baypiggies] Fwd: Companies moving to Python 3?
bdbaddog at gmail.com
Sat Oct 10 22:45:07 CEST 2015
Thanks for the shout out!
SCons is alive and kicking, and we just dropped pre-2.7 support.
We expect to port the code to run 2.7 and 3.x in the (hopefully) not too
We have a couple feature additions to merge and release first though.
Co-Manager, SCons project
On Fri, Oct 9, 2015 at 11:26 PM, wesley chun <wescpy at gmail.com> wrote:
> Larger organizations take more time to move. The backwards-incompatibility
> is unfortunate but necessary. As more and more large, well-known packages,
> i.e., Django, migrate to 3.x, so will users. However, as Wai Yip mentioned,
> if you're not motivated to move (everything "works as intended"), then you
> Remember SCons <http://scons.org>? That was invented using 1.5 and stayed
> that way until recently. They were backporting 2.x patches to their 1.x
> system for the longest time.
> With regards to the OP, at Google, we're still using 2.x, however there
> are efforts internally that are moving forward with 3.x and preparing the
> shift. I even wrote recently
> that even the Google APIs Client Library is now available for Python 3
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