[Python-Dev] [RELEASED] Python 2.7 alpha 2

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Tue Jan 12 00:37:47 CET 2010

David Lyon <david.lyon <at> preisshare.net> writes:
> > This has nothing to do with pushing 3.x, but all with managing
> > available manpower and still providing quality software.
> Python 3.x needs more carrots.

As someone who experiences the difference almost every day, I can say 3.x
definitely has enough carrots for me. The simple fact that I will be able to
raise exceptions with non-ASCII error messages without having to workaround a
hopelessly broken conversion/reporting logic is a huge improvement. And that's
only a small part of the picture.



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