Is python2 dead?

Gary E. Miller gem at
Mon Sep 4 23:31:01 UTC 2023

Yo Hal!

On Mon, 04 Sep 2023 15:46:45 -0700
Hal Murray via devel <devel at> wrote:

> > Rumours of its death are greatly exagerated.  
> Thanks.
> Let me try again with maybe closer to what I should have asked?
> Are there any distros that we currently run on that don't support
> python 3?


> I can imagine some places are running really really old software.
>   If it ain't broke, don't fix it.
> But would they be running ntpsec?

They are running gpsd, people keep trying to kill Python 2 support
in gpsd, and the complaints are pretty quick to arrive.  Let's try
again in a year.

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