Python 2.7.1 rc1 – released!

Today in comp.language.python.announce: On behalf of the Python development team, I’m chuffed to announce the a release candidate of Python 2.7.1. Please test the release candidate with your packages and report any bugs you find.  2.7.1 final is scheduled in two weeks. 2.7 includes many features that were first released in Python 3.1. The faster…