GvR Europython keynote described on lwn.net

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk
Mon Aug 3 05:10:10 CEST 2015

On 03/08/2015 02:27, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> On Mon, 3 Aug 2015 08:34 am, Rick Johnson wrote:
>> So what? If i had to guess, i would guess that the hacks are
>> mostly to bring py3000 features to 2.7
> These would be the features of Python 3 that nobody needs and nobody wants
> because Python 2 is good enough for everyone?
> I wouldn't want to guess what the customizations do.

Is there actually a definitive list of goodies that were backported from 
3.x to 2.6 or 2.7?  Of course some bits and pieces are still being 
backported to 2.7.

My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask
what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence

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