[I18n-sig] case insensitivity for Python 3K

M.-A. Lemburg mal@lemburg.com
Mon, 22 May 2000 12:56:28 +0200

"Henry S. Thompson" wrote:
> Without wanting to move the flamewar wrt this  topic over here from
> the main list, I'd observe that if there's any thought of moving
> beyond ASCII for identifiers in Python 3K, then case insensitivity is
> a potentially _very_ confusing and confounding move:  case folding is
> just not well-formed in lots of linguages, including real obscure ones
> such as French :-).

I haven't followed the discussion on c.l.p, but I'm pretty
sure that Python will not loose its case sensitivity w/r
to identifiers in Py3K.

Marc-Andre Lemburg
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