Highlights for this release include:
To be able to work on Python3 support, Python 2.5 is no longer supported.
- twisted.mail.imap4 now serves
BODYSTRUCTUREresponses which provide more information and conform to the IMAP4 RFC more closely.
- twisted.conch now supports commercial SSH implementations which don't comply with the IETF standard.
twisted.internet.endpointsnow provides several new endpoints, including aTCP client endpoint that resolves hostnames to IPv6 host addresses.
IReactorSocket.adoptStreamConnection, implemented by some reactors, allows adding an existing established connection to the reactor.
Starting with the release after 12.2, Twisted will begin requiring Zope Interface version 3.6 or greater (as part of Python 3 support).
This is the last Twisted release supporting Python 2.6 on Windows.
For more information, see the NEWS file here:
http://pypi.python.org/packages/source/T/Twisted/Twisted-12.2.0.tar.bz2 orThanks to the supporters of Twisted and to the many contributors for this release, and thanks especially to Ashwini, the release manager for 12.2.