[Python-Dev] Dropping support for Win9x in 2.6

Trent Mick trentm at ActiveState.com
Fri Feb 24 21:09:14 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.

Are there specific code areas in mind that would be ripped out for this
or is this mainly to avoid having to test on and ensure new code is
compatible with?


Trent Mick
TrentM at ActiveState.com

More information about the Python-Dev mailing list