On Aug 27, 2009, at 9:08 AM, email@example.com wrote:
This is what I meant when I said what I said about correct code. If you're happy to have encoding errors and corrupt data, then I guess you're happy to have a function like setdefaultencoding.
Whatever happened to "we're all adults here"? I have no problem with making it difficult but possible to write buggy but practical code. Software engineering is a messy business.
 That may not be literally true any more, but still :)