[python-uk] python-uk Digest, Vol 69, Issue 1

Andy Robinson andy at reportlab.com
Thu May 7 23:02:24 CEST 2009

2009/5/7 John Pinner <funthyme at gmail.com>:
> But if you are developing new software you should be using Python 3,
> ready for when it becomes the default in Linux distributions (already
> it is, in Ubuntu 9.04).

I just did a clean install of Ubuntu desktop 9.04 2 days ago, and
typing 'python' brings up 2.6.2.    I have to type 'python3' to get
Python 3.0.   So I'm not sure what "the default" means.

Otherwise I fully agree (but still dread upgrading ten years worth of code...)

- Andy

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