[Tutor] will the book remain good?
Sun, 16 Apr 2000 10:56:23 +0200
On Tue, Apr 04, 2000 at 03:27:17PM +0300, email@example.com wrote:
> I have the book, "Learning Python", but have not had the time to
> delve into it very much yet. Should I "hurry", since new versions
> of Python are in the works? I suspect that the "old" book will
> remain a good tutorial, but I wanted to check. will 1.6 and beyond
> render "Learning Python" obsolete?
No, not at all. There are a few new things in 1.6 that Learning Python
obviously doesn't cover, but everything in the book will still work, AFAIK.
When 1.6 final will be out in a month or two, just look at the changes list
to see what they are.
Python doesn't change much between versions.
Remco Gerlich, firstname.lastname@example.org