Is python2 dead?

Gary E. Miller gem at
Mon Sep 4 23:35:28 UTC 2023

Yo James!

On Mon, 04 Sep 2023 15:38:26 -0700
James Browning via devel <devel at> wrote:

> > By dropping 2.7 we could probably assume secrets which simplifies
> > ntpkeygen, simplify ntp.poly, be able to drop the now oldoldstable?
> > runner testing for asciidoc on python 2 support, and also have the
> > option of adding type hinting.

Type hinting is still unstable in Python.  Gonna be years before we can
use that.

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