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Proposal: Moratorium on Python language changes

Oct 22, 2009, 13:33 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Guido Van Rossum)

"The reason is that frequent changes to the language cause pain for implementors of alternate implementations (Jython, IronPython, PyPy, and others probably already in the wings) at little or no benefit to the average user (who won't see the changes for years to come and might not be in a position to upgrade to the latest version for years after). The main goal of the Python development community at this point should be to get widespread acceptance of Python 3000."

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