This port will be removed on 2020-12-31 if not fixed
Thanks for the reminder. Python 3 support was added to Cassandra 4 and most work on the project is still on getting the Cassandra 4 GA release out so I don't imagine there will be a lot of effort to backport for Cassandra 3. I will see what can be done on this - whether this is something I can implement on my own or coordinate.
I tried the 3.6+ patch in PR 250005 and, while it compiles cleanly, it still installs a "cqlsh" that depends on 2.7.
% fgrep 'pyver in' /usr/local/bin/cqlsh
for pyver in 2.7; do
Have started gathering info on this now that 4.0-beta2 and 3.11.8 are submitted and awaiting feedback/commit. Will keep everyone informed on progress.