[Python-Dev] Dropping support for Win9x in 2.6

Georg Brandl g.brandl at gmx.net
Fri Feb 24 19:00:06 CET 2006

Neal Norwitz wrote:
> Martin and I were talking about dropping support for older versions of
> Windows (of the non-NT flavor).  We both thought that it was
> reasonable to stop supporting Win9x (including WinME) in Python 2.6. 
> I updated PEP 11 to reflect this.
> The Python 2.5 installer will present a warning message on the systems
> which will not be supported in Python 2.6.

Hey, someone even wanted to continue supporting DOS...


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