[Python-Dev] PEP 594: update 1

Glenn Linderman v+python at g.nevcal.com
Sat May 25 01:43:23 EDT 2019

On 5/24/2019 9:09 PM, Random832 wrote:
> On Thu, May 23, 2019, at 15:27, Steve Holden wrote:
>> Besides which, it would be lovely to have a major release that didn't
>> involve any pain at all for the majority of users!
>> Our erstwhile BDFL always eschewed two-digit version identifiers- due
>> to the possibility for confusion about collating sequence, I beleive..
>> We should honour his preferences by going from 3.9 to 4.0.
> Is 4.0 still gonna install as "python3", pip3, etc, executable as "py -3" on windows? I can see that being a pain point even if nothing else is.

Maybe by then it can go back to just being python, as 2.x will be past 
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