[docs] [issue27387] Thread hangs on str.encode() when locale is not set
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Mon Jun 27 12:50:39 EDT 2016
STINNER Victor added the comment:
> Maybe it is worth adding a warning to that section of the 2.7 docs about implicit imports in general and encode/decode in particular?
Ok to add a note to str.encode and str.decode methods to explain that
an import is needed the first time that an encoding is used.
I'm not ok for a warning, we should not discourage developers to use
these methods! They are not dangerous by themself.
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