Was the move to Python 2.0 as big a deal?

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Sat Jun 14 20:58:18 CEST 2008


"John Salerno" <johnjsal at gmailNOSPAM.com> wrote in message 
news:4853f365$0$11601$607ed4bc at cv.net...
| Just curious if people put up any resistance to 2.0 like some people do
| for 3.0. Was it as big of a change in the language, or was the
| transition smoother?

2.0 (from BeOpen) was essentially 1.6 (final CNRI version) rebranded.
A bigger change was 2.2 which introduced new-style classes, the new 
iterator protocol, and generators.






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