[RELEASE] ‘python-daemon’ version 2.0 released

Ben Finney ben+python at benfinney.id.au
Sat Jan 10 12:39:21 CET 2015


Howdy all,

I am pleased to announce the release of version 2.0 of the
‘python-daemon’ library.

The current release is always available at
<URL:https://pypi.python.org/pypi/python-daemon/>.

The project's forums and VCS are hosted at Alioth
<URL:https://alioth.debian.org/projects/python-daemon/>.


Significant changes since the previous version
==============================================

* Supports Python 2 (version 2.7 or later) and Python 3 (version 3.2
  or later) with the same code base.

  This version drops support for Python earlier than Python 2.7.

  This constitutes a major re-write of large parts of the test suite,
  packaging code, and library code. Please test carefully and report any
  regressions from earlier versions.

* Full unit test coverage of all code branches.

* Add explicit credit for contributors.


What is the ‘python-daemon’ library?
====================================

‘python-daemon’ is a Python library to implement a well-behaved Unix
daemon process.

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