On Dec 5, 2008, at 11:22 AM, Fred Drake wrote: > On Fri, Dec 5, 2008 at 11:15 AM, Adam <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: >> Is there a roadmap for getting ZODB to work on Python 3 or is that >> beyond the realms of possibility? >> >> Possibly, using a Python 2 ZEO server and connecting using a Python 3 >> ClientStorage? > > I can't speak for Jim, but here's my thoughts, anyway. > > The biggest hurdles for packages that have substantial test suites and > development tool support (like ZODB) will be the availability of > tools. > > At this point, setuptools and zc.buildout don't support Python 3 yet; > until setuptools is available there's unlikely to be any movement to > supporting Python 3 in the Zope world. > > Hopefully, someone will deal with that fairly soon, but I can't bring > myself to hold my breath for it.
I suspect there are many holes/issues with the standard library. My impressions that many more liberties were taken with the standard library than with the language itself, but I haven't been able to pay very close attention. Jim -- Jim Fulton Zope Corporation _______________________________________________ For more information about ZODB, see the ZODB Wiki: http://www.zope.org/Wikis/ZODB/ ZODB-Dev mailing list - ZODB-Dev@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zodb-dev