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For important software, it is common to support a release for multiple years. With Python, support is mostly in the form of bugfixes. You can see the changelog for the whole list of fixes between versions (see 3.5 full changelog). Between versions such as 3.5 and 3.4, not only bugs were fixed but also new features were added. E.g. 3.5 added the @ matrix ...


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The same reason we receive updates to Windows 7 after the release of Windows 8, 8.1, 10.… The same reason you can take your car to the dealer for a service and new tyres, even though it's ten years old. It would be a bit rubbish if you had to buy a whole new car every time you broke a tail light. The same reason you can build a new porch at the ...



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