myths about python 3

Paul Rubin at nospam.invalid
Thu Jan 28 09:40:09 CET 2010

Stefan Behnel <stefan_ml at> writes:
> The amount of work that the Jython project put into catching up from 2.1 to
> 2.5/6 (new style classes! generators!) is really humongous compared to the
> adaptations that an implementation needs to do to support Python 3 code.

I wonder whether Jython could borrow code from Clojure for some of this
stuff, to save a little work.  Cross-fertilization between free software
projects is usually a good thing.

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