[Python-ideas] [Python-Dev] Python 2.x and 3.x use survey, 2014 edition

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Fri Dec 12 05:50:42 CET 2014

On 12/11/2014 10:14 AM, Donald Stufft wrote:

> This information is a few months old mostly because I’m lazy and
> creating the information is a pain in the ass.
> Total Downloads (For reference): http://d.stufft.io/image/2N293l3v2S1c
> % Downloads for Python Version: http://d.stufft.io/image/2g1T2U140h1O
> % Downloads for Python Version (Zoomed to Py3):
> http://d.stufft.io/image/0B233A151k1k
> Total Downloads for Python Version: http://d.stufft.io/image/3f3f3g3P181M
> Bonus - OS Downloads: http://d.stufft.io/image/021v383I0O2c

My interpretation:

1. Dropping 2.4, 2.5 support to support 3.x can easily be justified.
2. Starting with 3.3 (for instance, to use u'abc') can easily be justified.

Terry Jan Reedy

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