Python 2.7 or 3.1

Christian Heimes lists at cheimes.de
Wed Oct 27 03:30:29 CEST 2010


Am 27.10.2010 02:16, schrieb Braden Faulkner:
> 
> Which is better for a beginner to get started in Python with?
> Thanks! 		 	   		  

It depends on your needs. Most 3rd party library haven't been ported to
Python 3 yet. You'll get more useful stuff with 2.7 or even 2.6. For now
most Linux distributions have Python 2.6. With some care you can write
your app with Python 2 and automatically port it to Python 3 with the
2to3 tool.

Christian




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