[Python-Dev] PEP 405 (proposed): Python 2.8 Release Schedule

Barry Warsaw barry at python.org
Wed Nov 9 17:14:57 CET 2011

I think we should have an official pronouncement about Python 2.8, and PEPs
are as official as it gets 'round here.  Thus I propose the following.  If
there are no objections <wink>, I'll commit this taking the next available


PEP: 405
Title: Python 2.8 Release Schedule
Version: $Revision$
Last-Modified: $Date$
Author: Barry Warsaw <barry at python.org>
Status: Final
Type: Informational
Content-Type: text/x-rst
Created: 2011-11-09
Python-Version: 2.8


This document describes the development and release schedule for Python 2.8.

Release Schedule

The current schedule is:

 - 2.8 final Never

Official pronouncement

There will never be an official Python 2.8 release.

Upgrade path

The official upgrade path from Python 2.7 is to Python 3.


This document has been placed in the public domain.

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