Is it worth back porting PEP 3147 to Python < 3.2?

Barry Warsaw barry at
Thu Apr 22 18:55:25 BST 2010

On Apr 22, 2010, at 01:47 PM, Scott Kitterman wrote:

>Based on my experience with the Python 2.5 and 2.6 transitions, I'd really
>prefer to have Ubuntu follow Debian rather than lead.

Ideally, yes I'd like the same thing, but I'll need help because I'm so new to

So if it makes sense for Ubuntu and doesn't harm Debian, then it would be
acceptable to patch Python in Debian even if it doesn't help much (because
Debian won't have multiple versions of Python 2.x)?

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