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  • Hi, First of all, I'm proud to be a *Python* user from *Turkey*. Python is the * best* language I have ever seen. I'm ported from *Py2.5* to *Py3.1* I wandered around the new things on Python 3.1 ...
    Hidayet yurtsevenHidayet yurtseven
    Jul 29, 2009 at 1:19 pm
    Jul 29, 2009 at 1:19 pm
  • The mailing list python-3000 at python.org is now closed. All further discussion of Python 3.x takes place on python-dev at python.org. Regards, Martin
    Martin v. LöwisMartin v. Löwis
    Dec 15, 2008 at 10:21 pm
    Dec 15, 2008 at 10:21 pm
  • Hi, I'm using F8 and received the following output after running 'make test': 292 tests OK. 2 tests failed: test_multiprocessing test_sys 27 tests skipped: test_bz2 test_codecmaps_cn ...
    FrankFrank
    Dec 12, 2008 at 2:20 pm
    Dec 14, 2008 at 12:41 am
  • http://docs.python.org/3.0/whatsnew/3.0.html Where talking about the removing of "string.letters" and such, I can see a ":data:string.letters`" that seems incorrect. When talking about PEP 3110, I ...
    Jesus CeaJesus Cea
    Dec 11, 2008 at 7:33 pm
    Dec 11, 2008 at 7:33 pm
  • This is not a binary images list or group ;-)
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    Dec 9, 2008 at 1:08 am
    Dec 9, 2008 at 1:08 am
  • Hello, I have problems with making the new python version. My system is MacBook Pro with an up-to-date OSX, with the latest xcode version (installed this morning). I run the following commands, the ...
    NelisNelis
    Dec 7, 2008 at 7:21 pm
    Dec 8, 2008 at 6:48 am
  • The mailing list URL is http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/python-porting for those who don't want to search on the mail.python.org home page (which looks really dated at this point). -Brett
    Brett CannonBrett Cannon
    Dec 5, 2008 at 7:21 pm
    Dec 5, 2008 at 7:53 pm
  • http://docs.python.org/dev/3.0/whatsnew/3.0.html I think, the last sentence should say "builtin function, bytes()", and bin() should be mentioned in the previous entry about binary literals. It seems ...
    Oleg BroytmannOleg Broytmann
    Dec 4, 2008 at 11:29 am
    Dec 5, 2008 at 6:15 pm
  • I would like to merge mailing lists, now that the design and first implementation of Python 3000 is complete. In particular, I would like to merge the python-3000 mailing list back into python-dev, ...
    Martin v. LöwisMartin v. Löwis
    Dec 4, 2008 at 7:36 am
    Dec 5, 2008 at 1:00 am
  • On behalf of the Python development team and the Python community, I am happy to announce the release of Python 3.0 final. Python 3.0 (a.k.a. "Python 3000" or "Py3k") represents a major milestone in ...
    Barry WarsawBarry Warsaw
    Dec 4, 2008 at 1:51 am
    Dec 4, 2008 at 3:29 am
  • I believe we are on track for releasing Python 3.0 final and 2.6.1 tomorrow. There is just one release blocker for 3.0 left -- Guido needs to finish the What's New for 3.0. This is bug 2306. So that ...
    Barry WarsawBarry Warsaw
    Dec 2, 2008 at 8:31 pm
    Dec 2, 2008 at 8:31 pm
  • This is a case: class C(object): def __new__(cls, *, b): inst = super().__new__(cls) inst.b = b return inst Traceback (most recent call last): File "test_new.py", line 17, in <module c = ...
    Zaur ShibzoukhovZaur Shibzoukhov
    Dec 2, 2008 at 10:41 am
    Dec 2, 2008 at 1:10 pm
  • Hey there, Recently I started to write a new python/C api for Blender3D with python3.0rc3. This PyApi is a thin wrapper for an autogenerated C API to be used by the UI and animation system (all in ...
    Campbell BartonCampbell Barton
    Nov 30, 2008 at 6:49 am
    Nov 30, 2008 at 9:31 pm
  • I have a requirement to serve for http requests. The requests nature is to pass some parameters to the server and seek the server to get some data from the database and send it back to the client. I ...
    Selva kumSelva kum
    Nov 27, 2008 at 2:09 pm
    Nov 27, 2008 at 4:17 pm
  • I am using Windows XP professional version 2002 Service pack 3. AMD Athlon(TM)XP 2400+ 2.00GHz 992MB RAM. I have downloaded Windows x86 MSI Instaler Python 3.0rc3 (sig) Release: 21-Nov-2008. Control ...
    Ali artAli art
    Nov 24, 2008 at 11:13 am
    Nov 24, 2008 at 1:06 pm
  • I am using Windows XP professional version 2002 Service pack 3. AMD Athlon(TM)XP 2400+ 2.00GHz 992MB RAM. I have downloaded Windows x86 MSI Instaler Python 3.0rc3 (sig) Release: 21-Nov-2008. Control ...
    Ali artAli art
    Nov 24, 2008 at 10:55 am
    Nov 24, 2008 at 11:54 am
  • I just noticed that the Python 3 C API still contains PY_SSIZE_T_CLEAN. This macro was a transition mechanism, to allow extensions to use Py_ssize_t in PyArg_ParseTuple, while allowing other module ...
    Martin v. LöwisMartin v. Löwis
    Nov 22, 2008 at 9:05 am
    Nov 24, 2008 at 12:48 pm
  • On behalf of the Python development team and the Python community, I am happy to announce the third and last planned release candidate for Python 3.0. This is a release candidate, so while it is not ...
    Barry WarsawBarry Warsaw
    Nov 21, 2008 at 3:06 pm
    Nov 22, 2008 at 1:17 am
  • I've had a look at the new memoryview and associated buffer API and have a question: how is a C extension supposed to use the buffer API without going directly into the C struct Py_buffer ? I have ...
    M.-A. LemburgM.-A. Lemburg
    Nov 20, 2008 at 10:12 am
    Nov 27, 2008 at 10:03 am
  • Hi, Recently I encountered a problem with the str.encode() function. I used the function like this: s.encode("mbcs", "replace"), expecting it will eliminate all invalid characters. However it failed ...
    Decheng FanDecheng Fan
    Nov 20, 2008 at 2:27 am
    Nov 20, 2008 at 6:45 am
  • Martin's "read the manual" answer is quite satisfying. Unfortunately, it doesn't fix core dump of Issue4309. I became excited thinking the problems could be related. I appreciate your incite, Dave.
    Lambert, David W (S&T)Lambert, David W (S&T)
    Nov 19, 2008 at 3:51 pm
    Nov 19, 2008 at 7:27 pm
  • Attached program works with callback = GSL_FUNCTION(self.f) set_with_values(mnzr,callback,xn,fn,xLB,fLB,xUB,fUB) But core dumps with set_with_values(mnzr,GSL_FUNCTION(self.f),xn,fn,xLB,fLB,xUB,fUB) I ...
    Lambert, David W (S&T)Lambert, David W (S&T)
    Nov 18, 2008 at 8:26 pm
    Nov 19, 2008 at 7:15 pm
  • Hello , I'm not really a programmer but I am working to be one I just thought may be this is worth considering for future enhancement with python's range I've you considered trying out something of ...
    Owolabi AbdulkareemOwolabi Abdulkareem
    Nov 18, 2008 at 3:01 pm
    Nov 18, 2008 at 4:30 pm
  • Martin suggests, and I agree, that we should release Python 3.0 final and 2.6.1 at the same time. Makes sense to me. That would mean that Python 2.6.1 should be ready on 03-Dec (well, if Python 3.0 ...
    Barry WarsawBarry Warsaw
    Nov 18, 2008 at 1:56 am
    Dec 2, 2008 at 3:23 pm
  • Kudos to the Python 3.0 folks from a poster on comp.lang.python. And it's not even been released yet... Cheers, Skip From: Johannes Bauer <dfnsonfsduifb at gmx.de Subject: Python3 - it's awesome ...
    SkipSkip
    Nov 17, 2008 at 5:10 pm
    Nov 19, 2008 at 9:28 am
  • What database API's have support for Python 3.0?
    Gerry RenoGerry Reno
    Nov 16, 2008 at 8:25 pm
    Nov 16, 2008 at 8:44 pm
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    Pb2AuPb2Au
    Nov 15, 2008 at 4:46 pm
    Nov 16, 2008 at 8:37 pm
  • Something has been baffling me and is still present in py3.0 -rc2. When initializing a (non-variable) PyTypeObject in Python 2, PyObject_HEAD_INIT is used. The docs for Python 3 still show that: ...
    Roger BinnsRoger Binns
    Nov 14, 2008 at 5:23 am
    Nov 21, 2008 at 11:45 pm
  • I agree that that function will fix the problem. You can also use it to fix sorting any mixed types but that's not my point either. My point is that when you have None mixed in with numbers, sorting ...
    Bruce LebanBruce Leban
    Nov 13, 2008 at 11:09 pm
    Nov 13, 2008 at 11:09 pm
  • When I try to install python-3.0rcN I get the following warning: running install_egg_info Writing /usr/local/lib/python3.0/lib-dynload/Python-3.0rc2-py3.0.egg-info * Note: not installed as 'python'. ...
    Smith-Rowland, Edward MSmith-Rowland, Edward M
    Nov 12, 2008 at 8:46 pm
    Nov 15, 2008 at 2:38 am
  • Hi, poplib, imaplib and nntplib are fixed in Python 3.0rc2, cool. I tested the smtplib module. It looks like <smtp object .sendmail() requires an ASCII message (7 bits). I tried to use the email ...
    Victor StinnerVictor Stinner
    Nov 12, 2008 at 1:36 pm
    Nov 12, 2008 at 2:04 pm
  • Why was the special case for None being "smaller" than all other objects in Python removed from Python 3.0 ? (see object.c in Py2.x) There's currently a discussion on c.l.p regarding this issue (see ...
    M.-A. LemburgM.-A. Lemburg
    Nov 11, 2008 at 1:06 pm
    Nov 17, 2008 at 10:50 pm
  • Hi, I am trying to get SymPy working on python 3.0, to see if there are possible bugs. I must say that I am impressed by the 2to3 tool, that is now able to translate the whole sympy! Many thanks to ...
    Ondrej CertikOndrej Certik
    Nov 10, 2008 at 10:32 pm
    Nov 11, 2008 at 12:15 pm
  • On behalf of the Python development team and the Python community, I am happy to announce the second release candidate for Python 3.0. This is a release candidate, so while it is not suitable for ...
    Barry WarsawBarry Warsaw
    Nov 7, 2008 at 3:53 am
    Nov 7, 2008 at 8:24 pm
  • There appears to be a bug in the documentation for 3.0. See issue 4266. http://bugs.python.org/issue4266 I'm sorry that I'm too tired to figure out what the basic problem is. I've made the issue a ...
    Barry WarsawBarry Warsaw
    Nov 6, 2008 at 4:18 am
    Nov 6, 2008 at 4:18 am
  • Guido, Can you please make a BDFL pronouncement on issue 4211, specifically the backward compatibility and API break for __path__ this late in the game: http://bugs.python.org/issue4211 If you can ...
    Barry WarsawBarry Warsaw
    Nov 5, 2008 at 8:02 pm
    Nov 5, 2008 at 9:30 pm
  • Yes, pyon can dump types too. One note: default rule for name resolving uses sys._getframe(1).f_globals and sys._getframe(1).f_locals. But you can change name resolver writing you own. For example: ...
    Zaur ShibzoukhovZaur Shibzoukhov
    Nov 5, 2008 at 11:22 am
    Nov 5, 2008 at 11:22 am
  • in run.py in Python_30\Lib\idlelib the line: sockthread.set_daemon(True) has to be changed to: sockthread.setDaemon(True) the message was: D:\Python_30\Lib\idlelib python idle.py Traceback (most ...
    InfoInfo
    Nov 3, 2008 at 11:12 am
    Nov 5, 2008 at 2:50 pm
  • Over the years, people have complained about the difficulty of finding the meaning of symbols used in Python syntax. So ... I wrote a Python 3 Symbol Glossary ...
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    Nov 2, 2008 at 1:52 am
    Nov 2, 2008 at 1:52 am
  • Amaury has found an issue with open and closefd, http://bugs.python.org/issue4233 The additional warnings aren't critical. But in retrospection I think that I made a small error during the design of ...
    Christian HeimesChristian Heimes
    Oct 31, 2008 at 9:50 pm
    Nov 4, 2008 at 6:13 pm
  • Hi, I worked on poplib, imaplib and nntplib to fix them in Python3. First I tried to use unicode everywhere because I love unicode and I don't want to care about the charset. So I used a default ...
    Victor StinnerVictor Stinner
    Oct 28, 2008 at 3:12 pm
    Nov 7, 2008 at 4:58 am
  • I was supposed to release 3.0rc2 last night, but events caught up with me. In going through the release blockers tonight, I do not think we are ready to release. Here are the issues that need ...
    Barry WarsawBarry Warsaw
    Oct 17, 2008 at 2:06 am
    Oct 17, 2008 at 2:00 pm
  • I'd like to try backporting the multiprocessing module to Python 2.4. My first problem appears to be the reliance on a complete(?) rewrite of the buffer stuff. Any clues about transforming this code ...
    Skip MontanaroSkip Montanaro
    Oct 16, 2008 at 4:01 pm
    Oct 23, 2008 at 12:49 am
  • Hello, Extension modules have a new "md_state" member, I understand that it is designed to hold the "static" state of the module. IIUC, for example in _cpickle.c, the "PyObject *dispatch_table" ...
    Amaury Forgeot d'ArcAmaury Forgeot d'Arc
    Oct 7, 2008 at 1:51 pm
    Oct 7, 2008 at 10:46 pm
  • So, we need to come up with a new release schedule for Python 3.0. My suggestion: 15-Oct-2008 3.0 beta 4 05-Nov-2008 3.0 rc 2 19-Nov-2008 3.0 rc 3 03-Dec-2008 3.0 final Given what still needs to be ...
    Barry WarsawBarry Warsaw
    Oct 7, 2008 at 12:47 am
    Oct 8, 2008 at 8:43 pm
  • I have seen a couple of objections to leaving unbound methods naked (as functions) when retrieved in 3.0. Here is a plus. A c.l.p poster reported that 2.6 broke his code because the addition of ...
    Terry ReedyTerry Reedy
    Oct 5, 2008 at 11:11 pm
    Oct 8, 2008 at 9:44 am
  • That seems reasonable if someone gets around to doing it. =) -Brett
    Brett CannonBrett Cannon
    Oct 4, 2008 at 6:03 pm
    Oct 4, 2008 at 11:19 pm
  • Silence is one of hardest arguments to refute Have a great day! An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: <http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-3000/attachments/20081002/0e0058f9/attachment.htm A ...
    James E. Collins IIIJames E. Collins III
    Oct 2, 2008 at 10:50 pm
    Oct 2, 2008 at 10:50 pm
  • Python3 traceback have bugs making debugging harder: [Py3k] line number is wrong after encoding declaration http://bugs.python.org/issue2384 PyTraceBack_Print() doesn't respect # coding: xxx header ...
    Victor StinnerVictor Stinner
    Oct 2, 2008 at 4:46 pm
    Oct 2, 2008 at 9:54 pm
  • This is a PEP describing the behaviour of Python3 on UnicodeDecodeError. It's a *draft*, don't hesitate to comment it. This document suppose that my patch to allow bytes filenames is accept which is ...
    Victor StinnerVictor Stinner
    Oct 2, 2008 at 11:50 am
    Oct 2, 2008 at 8:34 pm
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