Python pre-release announcements

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Sat Oct 11 19:07:53 CEST 2008

Steven D'Aprano wrote:

> I've always hated the term "release candidate". It's been released, it is 
> a release. A release candidate is something which may be released, but 
> hasn't yet been chosen.

I agree.  They are candidates for the final release.  Suffix .c1, etc, 
instead of .rc1 would be sufficient.

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