[TIP] Anyone still using Python 2.5?

Jim Fulton jim at zope.com
Wed Dec 21 02:57:26 PST 2011

On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 2:15 AM, Chris Withers <chris at simplistix.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi All,
> What's the general consensus on supporting Python 2.5 nowadays?
> Do people still have to use this in commercial environments or is everyone
> on 2.6+ nowadays?
> I'm finally getting some continuous integration set up for my packages and
> it's highlighting some 2.5 compatibility issues. I'm wondering whether to
> fix those (lots of ugly "from __future__ import with_statement" everywhere)
> or just to drop Python 2.5 support.
> What do people feel?

Google app engine is still Python 2.5, as is Jython.


Jim Fulton

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