Release Date: Dec. 4, 2008
Python 2.6.1 was released on December 4th, 2008.
This is the first bugfix release of Python 2.6. Python 2.6 is now in bugfix-only mode; no new features are being added. Dozens of bugs that were reported since the release of 2.6 final have been fixed.
See the detailed release notes for more details.
Please report bugs at http://bugs.python.org
See also the license.
Python 2.6.1 Released: 04-Dec-2008
This is a production release; we currently support these formats:
MD5 checksums and sizes of the released files:
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The signatures for the source tarballs above were generated with GnuPG using release manager Barry Warsaw's public key which has a key id of EA5BBD71. The Windows installers were signed by Martin von Löwis' public key which has a key id of 7D9DC8D2. The signature on the Mac disk image was signed by Benjamin Peterson's public key which has a key id of A4135B38.
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