Features/Python 3.2

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Python 3.2


Update the Python 3 stack in Fedora from 3.1 to 3.2


  • Email: <dmalcolm@redhat.com>

Current status

  • Targeted release: Fedora 27
  • Last updated: 2011-01-19
  • Percentage of completion: 80%

Fedora 14 schedule currently has feature freeze on 2010-07-27

Upstream has released 3.2rc1, and it is in Fedora. The upstream release schedule currently has final release on 2011-02-12


Detailed Description

Benefit to Fedora

Fedora aims to showcase the latest in free and open source software - we should have the most recent release of Python 3.


Interested testers do not need special hardware. If you have a favorite Python 3 script, module, or application, please test it with Python 3.2 and verify that it still works as you expect.

My own test plan:

  • Smoketest of the interpreter
  • Run the upstream regression test suite (this is done during %check)

How To Test

User Experience

Users should not notice any difference, other than the availability of the 3.2 interpreter


Contingency Plan


What's New In Python 3.2

Release Notes

Comments and Discussion