[Python-Dev] 2.5 issues need resolving in a few days

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Fri Jun 9 16:28:25 CEST 2006

On 6/8/06, Neal Norwitz <nnorwitz at gmail.com> wrote:
> The most important outstanding issue is the xmlplus/xmlcore issue.
> It's not going to get fixed unless someone works on it.  There's only
> a few days left before beta 1.  Can someone please address this?  If
> that means reverting changes to maintain compatibility, so be it.

Really? The old situation is really evil, and the new approach is at
least marginally better by giving users a way to migrate to a new
non-evil approach. What exactly is the backwards incompatibility you
speak of?

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)

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