[Python-Dev] [Python-3000] Proposed Python 3.0 schedule

Benjamin Peterson musiccomposition at gmail.com
Tue Oct 7 02:52:54 CEST 2008

On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 7:47 PM, Barry Warsaw <barry at python.org> wrote:
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> So, we need to come up with a new release schedule for Python 3.0.  My
> suggestion:
> 15-Oct-2008 3.0 beta 4
> 05-Nov-2008 3.0 rc 2
> 19-Nov-2008 3.0 rc 3
> 03-Dec-2008 3.0 final
> Given what still needs to be done, is this a reasonable schedule?  Do we
> need two more betas?

I'm not sure we do. Correct me if I'm wrong, but the "big ticket",
issue bytes/unicode filepaths, has been resolved. And looking at the
tracker, I only see 18 release blockers.

Benjamin Peterson
"There's nothing quite as beautiful as an oboe... except a chicken
stuck in a vacuum cleaner."

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