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Python 3.2.1 released

Python 3.2.1 has been released.

Published: Mon, 11 July 2011, 08:00 +0200

Python 3.2.1rc2 released

A release candidate for Python 3.2.1 has been released for testing. Python 3.2.1 final is scheduled for release on July 10, 2011.

Published: Sun, 3 July 2011, 16:00 +0200

PyCon Finland 2011 CFP

PyCon Finland (10/17-18 Turku, Finland) is looking for presentation and sprint proposals. Submit yours by August 1st.

Published: Sun, 3 July 2011, 08:30 -0600

PyCon DE (Germany) Announced

PyCon DE (Germany) will be held in Leipzig, October 4th to the 9th.

Published: Fri, 1 July 2011, 00:14 +0000

Python 3.1.4 released

Python 3.1.4 has been released.

Published: Sun, 12 June 2011, 13:00 -0600

Python 2.7.2 released

Python 2.7.2 has been released.

Published: Sun, 12 June 2011, 13:00 -0600

Python 2.6.7 released

Python 2.6.7 has been released. This is a source-only, security release.

Published: Fri, 03 Jun 2011, 19:41 -0400
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