I want to take this opportunity to make folks aware of several Python 3
porting initiatives and resources.
In Ubuntu 12.10, we are going to be making a big push to target all the
applications and libraries on the desktop CDs to Python 3. While this is a
goal of Ubuntu, the intent really is to work with the wider Python community
(i.e. *you*!) to help drive more momentum toward Python 3.
We can't do this alone, and we hope you will participate. While we on Ubuntu
have our own list of priorities, of course we want to push as much of this as
possible upstream so that everyone can benefit, regardless of platform. We
also want to help spread the word about Python 3, and how easy it can be to
One of the best ways to get involved is to join the 'python-porting' mailing