[Python-Dev] Python 2.1 tasks
Thu, 02 Nov 2000 17:06:38 +0100
Andrew Kuchling wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 02, 2000 at 05:29:55PM +0200, Moshe Zadka wrote:
> >Shouldn't we have a list of goals for [Python 2.1] or something? As a
> >first-order approximation, what PEPs are expected to be included? And,
> Stuff I personally want to get done:
> * Finish PEP 222, "Web Programming Improvements" and implement whatever
> emerges from it.
> * Write a PEP on using Distutils to build the modules that come with
> Python, and implement it if accepted.
> * Work on something CPAN-like. This may or may not have repercussions for
> the core; I don't know.
Most important for 2.1 are probably:
1. new C level coercion scheme
2. rich comparisons
3. making the std lib Unicode compatible
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