[Python-Dev] global encoding?!? (was: [Python-checkins] ... unicodeobject.c)

Greg Stein gstein@lyra.org
Tue, 9 May 2000 13:33:40 -0700 (PDT)

On Tue, 9 May 2000, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> Watch your language.

Yes, Dad :-) Sorry...

> Marc did this at my request.  It is my intention that the encoding be
> hardcoded at compile time.  But while there's a discussion going about
> what the hardcoded encoding should *be*, it would seem handy to have a
> quick way to experiment.

Okee dokee... That was one of my questions: is this experimental or not?

It is still a bit frightening, though, if it might get left in there, for
the reasons I listed (to name a few) ... :-(


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/