Python Now Available

As part of our Enterprise offering, ActiveState continues to be the only commercial vendor that maintains a current version of Python 2. The latest release, is now available as both a maintenance and feature release.

Features include:

  • Support for Mac OS X v11
  • Support for Tkinter/Tcl on Windows

Maintenance for issues that affect Python Core (Cpython) v2.7.18.8 and prior include:

Known issues:

  • Scipy support has been removed from this release for Windows, Mac and Linux.
  • ActivePython 2.7 always ships with dormant pip/setuptools by default. These can be replaced post-installation by running python -m ensurepip, but if a specific pip or setuptools version is desired that should be added to the configuration.