Cutting down on python versions

Jeremy Lavergne jeremy at
Fri Jan 23 12:13:47 PST 2015

>> I recall there being an effort to cut down the number of python ports,
>> what is the status of this
> Close to completion. I've been meaning to send out a status update but
> haven't gotten around to it.
>> and what python versions are we aiming to support going forward? The
>> reason I'm asking is that I'm in the middle of adding some new python
>> variants to a port and want to make sure that I'm not wasting time by
>> checking versions that are being dropped?
> New ports should only support the 2.7 and 3.4 series.

Will your update include our stance on including all python packages
versus only c-modules (or otherwise needing MacPorts' involvement)?

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