[Python-3000] Reminder: Py3k PEPs due by April

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Tue Apr 10 20:50:30 CEST 2007

On 4/10/07, Steven Bethard <steven.bethard at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 4/10/07, Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:
> > As I stated in my PyCon keynote and repeated (though somewhat hidden)
> > in PEP 3000, all PEPs for Py3k are due by April. The end of April is
> > only a few weeks away, so now is the time to start drafting that PEP
> > if you care about Python 3000! This is so that we will be able to
> > concentrate on *implementing* the accepted proposals by June, in time
> > for the planned release 3.0a1.
> Does this also include proposals for parts of the Python 3000 stdlib,
> e.g. changing or replacing a particular module API?

Good question. I think it is wholly unrealistic to expect much
movement in the stdlib before July; let's plan to do the stdlib
upgrade after 3.0a1 is released, and exempt it from the PEP deadline.

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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