[Python-Dev] More deprecations

Tim Peters tim.one@comcast.net
Fri, 26 Apr 2002 12:32:28 -0400


[Barry A. Warsaw]
> This is emerging as a common theme, and a good one to adhere to.  I
> wonder if we should formalize it (i.e. target the stdlib to Python 2.1
> where possible)?

-1.  Using new features in the CVS libraries and tools is the only way we
have to evaluate their usefulness, effectiveness, buginess and x-platform
brittleness in anything approaching widely deployed code.