On Aug 29, 2011, at 11:09 AM, Jon Stahl wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 29, 2011 at 4:24 AM, Eric Steele <ems174@...> wrote:
>>>> Is it safe to use Plone 4.1 with a self compiled Python 2.7?
>>> It might work, but there's still test failures and no reports from
>>> anyone actually doing this.
>>> That's why it's not officially supported yet, but needs people trying
>>> it out and reporting about their success. In order to get official
>>> support we also need to have passing tests and make sure we
>>> continuously run the tests on Python 2.7.
>> Agreed. Give it a try and let us know where it fails. :)
>> I've removed the mention from the 4.1 release page to reduce any confusion among users.
> I expect this question will come up again in the not-too-distant
> future. Rather than silence (which is better than the confusing
> information that was just there), it might be better to have a small
> paragraph that says something roughly like "While Zope 2.13 works
> under Python 2.7, Plone 4 is not currently supported under Python 2.7.
> We are in the process of testing it, and expect to certify a future
> release in the 4.x series for use under Python 2.7."
Great idea. I'll do so.