[Python-3000] PEP: Supporting Non-ASCII Identifiers

Georg Brandl g.brandl at gmx.net
Tue May 1 22:11:54 CEST 2007

Martin v. Löwis schrieb:
>> Reading from
>> http://mail.python.org/pipermail/python-3000/2006-April/001474.html,
>> the message that prompted this particular addition to PEP 3099, "I
>> want good Unicode support for string literals and comments. Everything
>> else in the language ought to be ASCII."
>> Identifiers aren't string literals or comments.
> Sure, but please follow the follow-up communication also.

In any case, the entry in PEP 3099 should not be used as a reason
to reject the PEP.


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Four shall be the number of spaces thou shalt indent, and the number of thy
indenting shall be four. Eight shalt thou not indent, nor either indent thou
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