Python 3! Finally!
me at privacy.net
Fri Sep 30 22:41:07 CEST 2005
On Fri, 30 Sep 2005 20:50:06 +0200,
Stefan Behnel <stefan.behnel-n05pAM at web.de> wrote:
> I just firefoxed to Python.org and clicked on the bz2 link at
> http://python.org/2.4.2/ and what did I get?
> Python-3.4.2.tar.bz2 !!
> Python 3 - what we've all been waiting for, finally, it's there!
> Weird, though, the md5sum is the same as for the Python-2.4.2.tar.bz2 that I
> downloaded late (late!) yesterday evening and had forgotten in my download
> directory... just found it next to the new one... was still there, not
> Well, maybe the changes needed to merit a V3 weren't that big after all...
Or maybe the python development team is smart enough to write python 3
such that its bzipped tarball has the same size and the same MD5 sum as
the python 2.4.2 bzipped tarball.... ;-)
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