Is there a best linux distro for a python hobbyist?

David Cournapeau cournape at
Tue Jan 6 09:51:53 CET 2009

On Tue, Jan 6, 2009 at 10:16 AM, Lex Hider <floss at> wrote:
> Probably not a big difference in most cases between debian, ubuntu,
> fedora. The latter two may be more likely to have more recent
> versions.
> I'm pretty sure ubuntu is the only one which currently has python 3.0
> in it's archives [no, it's not the default version].

OTOH, it does not have python 2.6 yet, which is a bit annoying.



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