NEWS of the world#

5.0.1 (2022-05-03)#

  • Fix a typo in the README.

5.0 (2022-05-03)#

  • Change license from GPLv3 to APL2.

  • Various housekeeping changes:

    • Adopt the pdm package manager.

    • Adopt pytest.

    • Reorganize the source tree.

    • Update .gitlab-ci.yml for current convention.

  • Python 3.8 is now the minimum supported version.

  • Add a py.typed file to satisfy type checkers.

  • Rename the library to world.

  • Add some API docs.

4.1 (2019-11-26)#

  • Use importlib.resources instead of pkg_resources

  • Add support for Python 3.6, 3.7, and 3.8.

  • Drop support for Python 3.4.

  • Modernize the packaging.

4.0 (2016-08-24)#

  • Add support for Python 3.5.

  • Drop support for Python 2.

  • With no arguments world prints help and exits.

  • ISO 3166 database updated.

3.1.1 (2015-03-25)#

  • Fix missing install_requires in setup.py.

3.1 (2015-01-08)#

  • Convert repository to git and modernize the code.

  • Remove the use of distribute.

  • Python 2.7 and 3.4 is supported.

  • ISO has pulled the free XML version of the two letter country codes. Thus --refresh now prints a minor rant and is effectively deprecated. --source and --cache are no-ops and will be removed in a future version.

3.0 (2013-07-01)#

  • Initial standalone release.