[RELEASED] Python 3.1.2

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Sun Mar 21 23:10:44 CET 2010

On 3/21/2010 1:12 PM, Benjamin Peterson wrote:
> On behalf of the Python development team, I'm joyful to announce the second
> bugfix release of the Python 3.1 series, Python 3.1.2.

Thanks for the work.

> This bug fix release fixes numerous issues found in 3.1.1, and is considered a
> production release.
> The Python 3.1 version series focuses on the stabilization and optimization of
> the features and changes that Python 3.0 introduced.  For example, the new I/O
> system has been rewritten in C for speed.  File system APIs that use unicode
> strings now handle paths with undecodable bytes in them. Other features include
> an ordered dictionary implementation, a condensed syntax for nested with
> statements, and support for ttk Tile in Tkinter.  For a more extensive list of
> changes in 3.1, see http://doc.python.org/3.1/whatsnew/3.1.html or Misc/NEWS in
> the Python distribution.
> To download Python 3.1.2 visit:
>       http://www.python.org/download/releases/3.1.2/
> A list of changes in 3.1.2 can be found here:
>       http://svn.python.org/projects/python/tags/r312/Misc/NEWS

There seem to be about a hundred fixes.

> The 3.1 documentation can be found at:
>       http://docs.python.org/3.1
> Bugs can always be reported to:
>       http://bugs.python.org

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