[Zope-Annce] Zope 2.6.1 Beta 1 Released

Matthew T. Kromer matt@zope.com
Thu, 12 Dec 2002 11:26:02 -0500

    Zope 2.6.1 Beta 1 Released

Created by zopematt <http://www.zope.org/Members/zopematt>on 2002/12/12.

      ZOPE 2.6.1 Beta 1 Released

Zope 2.6.1b1 represents a development step in the next Zope release 
formed with a large number of community contributions. You may download 
Zope 2.6.1b1 from Zope.org:


Users of the Zope source release should note that Python 2.1.3 is now 
the required platform. Python 2.1.3 includes a fix to an issue that 
could cause crashes in Zope.

Particular features of interest in Zope 2.6.1b1:


      Catlog changes to speed sorting and lower memory consumption


      ZODB Deadlock avoidance, fixed store order


      Fixes for the rfc822 timezone / locale bugs in Zope 2.6.0


      Fixes for collector issues 597, 640, 646, 650, 651, 671, 694, 699, 703

For more information on what is new in this release, see the CHANGES.txt 
and HISTORY.txt files for the release:





For more information on the available Zope releases, guidance for 
selecting the right distribution and installation instructions, please see: