[python-committers] Time for 3.4.9 and 3.5.6

Serhiy Storchaka storchaka at gmail.com
Sun Jul 8 04:31:48 EDT 2018

08.07.18 10:45, Larry Hastings пише:
> My six-month cadence means it's time for the next releases of 3.4 and 
> 3.5.  There haven't been many changes since the last releases--two, to 
> be exact.  These two security fixes were backported to both 3.4 and 3.5:
>   * bpo-32981: Fix catastrophic backtracking vulns (GH-5955)
>   * bpo-33001: Prevent buffer overrun in os.symlink (GH-5989)
> 3.5 also got some doc-only changes related to the online "version 
> switcher" dropdown.  (They weren't backported to 3.4 because we don't 
> list 3.4 in the version switcher dropdown anymore.)
> There are currently no PRs open for either 3.4 or 3.5, and they also 
> have no open "release blocker" or "deferred blocker" bugs.  It seems 
> things are pretty quiet in our two security-fixes-only branches--a good 
> way to be!

I suggest to merge a 3.5 specific documentation fix for 
undocumented changes in 3.5, and third-party projects which implement 
interpreting or generating these opcodes do it incorrectly. The behavior 
change was subtle, simple tests will not catch it.


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