[SciPy-dev] python2.6 and scipy

Jarrod Millman millman@berkeley....
Sun Dec 21 02:20:14 CST 2008


On Sat, Dec 20, 2008 at 9:48 PM, David Cournapeau
<david@ar.media.kyoto-u.ac.jp> wrote:
> Nils Wagner wrote:
>> AFAIK,python2.5 is not available in the current distro,
>>
>> http://packages.opensuse-community.org/index.jsp?searchTerm=python&distro=openSUSE_111
>
> I am a bit surprised, because many projects do not work flawlessly on
> python 2.6. OTOH, it is a pretty good intensive for people to update
> their packages :)

FYI, Fedora 11 will also have Python 2.6:
https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Releases/11/FeatureList

It doesn't come out for another 6 months:
https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Releases/11/Schedule

There is also an interesting thread about how Fedora will handle the
transition to Python 3.0:
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-devel-list/2008-December/msg00379.html


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