Velocity Reviews - Computer Hardware Reviews

Velocity Reviews > Newsgroups > Programming > Python > Python 2.3 release candidate 1

Reply
Thread Tools

Python 2.3 release candidate 1

 
 
Jeremy Hylton
Guest
Posts: n/a
 
      07-18-2003
I am very happy to announce the release of Python 2.3 release candidate
1. The python-dev crew has fixed almost 50 bugs since the beta release
last month. You can find the downloads at the usual place:
http://www.python.org/2.3/

All major reported bugs have been fixed for this release. If we do not
discover any major bugs in the next week, we will re-release this code
as Python 2.3 final. We encourage potential users of Python 2.3 to try
the release candidate with their programs and report any bugs as soon as
possible.

To report a new bug, use the SourceForge bug tracker
http://sourceforge.net/bugs/?func=addbug&group_id=5470

This release of Python does not have any big changes, but it does
have many small changes that improve the libraries, fix bugs, and
increase stability. According to some simple benchmarks, Python 2.3
is 25-30% faster than Python 2.2.3. There are about 15 new or
significantly revised standard library modules, and a few new
builtins.

Andrew Kuchling's What's New in Python 2.3 describes the most visible
changes since Python 2.2 in more detail:
http://www.python.org/doc/2.3c1/whatsnew/

Have fun!
-- Jeremy Hylton <http://www.python.org/~jeremy/>



 
Reply With Quote
 
 
 
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
[RELEASE] Python 2.7.4 release candidate 1 Benjamin Peterson Python 0 03-25-2013 12:30 AM
[RELEASE] 3.1.4 release candidate 1 Benjamin Peterson Python 2 05-30-2011 09:01 AM
[RELEASE] Python 2.7.2 release candidate 1 Benjamin Peterson Python 0 05-29-2011 10:47 PM
[RELEASE] Python 2.7 release candidate 1 released Benjamin Peterson Python 3 06-06-2010 07:33 PM
Re: [Python-Dev] RELEASED Python 2.4.1, release candidate 1 =?ISO-8859-1?Q?=22Martin_v=2E_L=F6wis=22?= Python 3 03-13-2005 09:30 AM



Advertisments