[Python-ideas] Proposal to change Python version release cycle

Barry Warsaw barry at python.org
Mon Nov 6 20:18:57 EST 2017

M.-A. Lemburg wrote:

> The first ever major backwards incompatibility release switch we
> had in Python after the great renaming of the C APIs between
> Python 1.1 and 1.2 (which was only visible to C extensions and
> relatively easy to fix using a compatibility header file),
> was the transition from Python 2.x to Python 3.x.

Fond memories of some of my first contributions to Python:



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