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Re: RFC: Change minimum Python requirement to 2.?

From: Paul Burba <ptburba_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Jan 2009 12:07:25 -0500

On Fri, Jan 9, 2009 at 10:23 PM, David Glasser <glasser_at_davidglasser.net> wrote:
> I'm pretty sure we decided to do this several times already. Search for mail
> from me about it...
>
> --dave

Dave found this other thread he mentioned above:
http://svn.haxx.se/dev/archive-2007-10/0867.shtml

Blair, in that thread you objected to 2.4 at the time because:

> I suggest bumping to 2.2 since RHEL 4, which is still in a lot
> of places, is on 2.3. To have to build Python 2.4 or greater
> just to test svn on RHEL 4 would be a pain.
>
> So bump to Python 2.2 but include subprocess.py with the svn test suite.

Blair, does your previous objection still hold today?

Michael, in the same thread you also had some objections to 2.4, do
those still hold as well?

Paul
Received on 2009-01-12 18:07:54 CET

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