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Date 2012-10-04.22:35:19
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I first proposed to drop OS/2 support in 2010. Andrew MacIntyre ported Python 2 to OS/2, he answered me:
"The 3.x branch needs quite a bit of work on OS/2 to 
deal with Unicode, as OS/2 was one of the earlier OSes with full 
multiple language support and IBM developed a unique API.  I'm still 
struggling to come to terms with this, partly because I myself don't 
"need" it."
Full answer:
http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-dev/2010-April/099477.html

Thread in 2010:
http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-dev/2010-April/099471.html

Thread in 2011:
http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-dev/2011-April/110872.html
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