[Python-Dev] Released fixes for CVE-2008-2315 for Python 2.4?

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Sat Nov 8 20:57:07 CET 2008

Martin v. Löwis wrote:
>> Skip Montanaro and others hackers started to port the multiprocessing module 
>> to Python 2.4 and 2.5.
>>    http://code.google.com/p/python-multiprocessing/
>> Is it planned to include it in 2.4.6 and/or 2.5.3?
> Neither. For 2.4.x, we only accept security fixes; for 2.5.3, only bug
> fixes (and after that, only security fixes). New features are rejected.

If there are release notes, they could mention mp's availability on pypi.

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