[pydotorg-www] Python Wiki Beginners Guide Download Python page is out-of-date

Ned Deily nad at acm.org
Tue May 20 01:22:24 CEST 2014

On May 19, 2014, at 16:16 , M.-A. Lemburg <mal at egenix.com> wrote:
> On 20.05.2014 01:05, Ned Deily wrote:
>> The Python Wiki Beginners Guide Download Python page is woefully out-of-date.  Among other things, it mentions 2.7.3 and 3.2.3 as the current versions.  Unfortunately, the page is immutable.  Perhaps it should avoid mentioning specific releases and point instead to the official download page maintained by the release managers.
>> https://wiki.python.org/moin/BeginnersGuide/Download
>> https://www.python.org/downloads/
>> This has caused confusion for at least one beginner:
>> http://stackoverflow.com/questions/23746900/
> The page is immutable due to frequent spam attacks on the page.
> If you'd like to change it, please provide your user id on the wiki.

Thanks, but I'm not interested in maintaining it myself.  There are too many other fires to fight elsewhere on python.org.

  Ned Deily
  nad at acm.org -- []

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