Cross-version extension modules?

Aahz aahz at
Wed Jan 28 17:57:59 CET 2004

In article <mailman.902.1075286564.12720.python-list at>,
Peter Astrand  <peter at> wrote:
>Thanks. Is PYTHON_API_VERSION guaranteed to increase only when the
>Python major or minor version increases, or can it change between micro
>versions as well?

Depends whether the micro-version is a pure bugfix release.  So far,
we've been hewing closely to PEP 6, so no, it won't change.
Aahz (aahz at           <*>

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