FreeBSD Python version

Robert Huff roberthuff at
Wed May 25 11:53:48 UTC 2011

Patrick Brookings writes:

>  Can you please tell me what standard version of Python comes with
>  the latest FreeBSD?

	Try "grep ^pyth /usr/ports/INDEX" on an up-to-date ports tree.

>  And also, is it possible to upgrade to a
>  newer version without breaking other functionalities?

	Maybe, maybe not; it would vary by the port that uses python.
See /usr/ports/UPDATING for possible issues.

				Robert Huff

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