[Twisted-Python] Will twisted be using generators new in Python 2.3?

Christopher Armstrong radix at twistedmatrix.com
Mon Feb 10 20:59:21 EST 2003

On Mon, Feb 10, 2003 at 07:33:54PM -0500, Bob Ippolito wrote:
> On Monday, Feb 10, 2003, at 18:56 America/New_York, Dmitry Litovchenko 
> wrote:
> >i.e. will we simplify our life by using generators from Python 2.3, I
> >thought of that already but currently have Twisted windows binaries
> >only for Python 2.2.
> We've been over this one before.  Although generators have been in 
> __future__ for all of 2.2, Twisted can't use generators so long as we 
> need to support 2.1.  As far as I know, we need to have full support 
> for 2.1 as long as Zope requires it.

But of course this doesn't prevent your *own* code from using
generators, if you want to require Python 2.2, which Twisted works
fine with. We just can't accept any generator-using code into core

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