[I18n-sig] Re: Unicode debate

Just van Rossum just@letterror.com
Mon, 1 May 2000 21:20:17 +0100

MAL & GvR wrote:
>> * cPickle.loads() doesn't like Unicode as data storage
>Hm, hard to fix.  Again, it really should use the buffer API, but it doesn't.

Why should it be fixed? Unicode as data storage??? The least we can do
about the character string vs. data buffer discrepancy is discourage the
use of Unicode strings as data storage, no?