[Python-Dev] Python wins Linux New Media Award for Best Open Source Programming Language

anatoly techtonik techtonik at gmail.com
Sat Mar 7 12:54:20 CET 2009

On Sat, Mar 7, 2009 at 9:32 AM, Lie Ryan <lie.1296 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> The prize was Martin von Löwis of the Python Foundation on behalf of the
>>>> Python community itself.
>>> This is a funny translation from German-to-English. :-)
>>> But yeah, a good one and the prize was presented by Klaus Knopper of
>>> Knoppix.
>>> Congratulations!
>> Actually, the prize went to "Python", not to me, and not to the PSF. So
>> congratulations to you as well!
> The (translated) article says that YOU are the prize? WOW.
> Ummm... better not to use automatic translator for anything mission
> critical.

Congratulations! There is already a proper English version of press
release at http://www.linux-magazine.com/online/news/cebit_2009_openstreetmap_wins_two_linux_new_media_awards
so new link can probably be changed. The article still doesn't mention

--anatoly t.

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