[Python-Dev] [python-committers] On track for Python 2.6.4 final this Sunday?

Guido van Rossum guido at python.org
Tue Oct 13 20:00:27 CEST 2009

On Tue, Oct 13, 2009 at 10:45 AM, Barry Warsaw <barry at python.org> wrote:
> On Oct 13, 2009, at 1:41 PM, R. David Murray wrote:
>> I always thought that the idea of a release candidate was that if there
>> were any fixes _at all_ that there would be a new rc.  Only when no
>> bugs needing fixed are found does the rc turn into the actual release.
>> But I understand that this is an idealized rc/release policy :)
> I'll invoke the Umbrella Rule now.  If we don't do one we'll wish we had.
>  If we do, we won't have needed it.

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "umbrella_rules.py", line 6, in <module>
  File "unbrella_rules.py", line 4, in UmbrellaRule
    raise DuplicateRuleName('http://whatplanetisthis.com/2008/02/the-umbrella-rule-and-sharing-rules-in-general/')

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