Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Python 3.6.0 alpha 1 preview release is now available

Python 3.6.0a1 has been released.  3.6.0a1 is the first of four planned alpha releases of Python 3.6, the next major release of Python.  During the alpha phase, Python 3.6 remains under heavy development: additional features will be added and existing features may be modified or deleted.  Please keep in mind that this is a preview release and its use is not recommended for production environments.  Python 3.6.0 is planned to be released by the end of 2016.  The next alpha, 3.6.0a2, is planned for 2016-06-13.

Monday, December 7, 2015

Python 3.5.1 and Python 3.4.4rc1 are now available

Python 3.5.1 and Python 3.4.4rc1 are now available for download.

You can download Python 3.5.1 here, and you can download Python 3.4.4rc1 here.

Python 2.7.11 was also released today, making this a Python release-day hat trick!

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Python 2.7.11 released

The latest bugfix release of the Python 2.7 series is now available.

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Python 2.7.11 release candidate 1 available

The first release candidate of Python 2.7.11, the next release in the 2.7.x series is now available. Please see the download page to obtain 2.7.11rc1 for testing. If no serious problems are detected, the final release will happen in two weeks.

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Python 3.5.0 has been released

Python 3.5.0 is now available for download.

Python 3.5.0 is the newest version of the Python language, and it contains many exciting new features and optimizations.

We hope you enjoy Python 3.5.0!

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Python 3.5.0 Release Candidate 4 released

Python 3.5.0rc4 is now available for download.

This is a last-minute bugfix release before 3.5.0 final, to fix a major regression found during the testing of Python 3.5.0rc3.

This is a preview release, and its use is not recommended for production settings.  However, as the final scheduled "release candidate", it should be virtually identical to the final release.  Python 3.5.0 final is scheduled for release in less than a week, on September 13 2015.

Monday, September 7, 2015

Python 3.5.0 Release Candidate 3 released

Python 3.5.0rc3 is now available for download.

This is a preview release, and its use is not recommended for production settings.  However, as the final scheduled "release candidate", it should be virtually identical to the final release.  Python 3.5.0 final is scheduled for release in less than a week, on September 13 2015.