[Python-Dev] String encoding

Fred L. Drake fdrake@acm.org
Tue, 30 May 2000 06:40:53 -0700 (PDT)

On Sun, 28 May 2000, Martin v. Loewis wrote:
 > In ISO (!) C99, an implementation may define __STDC_ISO_10646__ to
 > indicate that wchar_t is Unicode. The exact wording is

  This is a real improvement!  I've seen brief summmaries of the changes
in C99, but I should take a little time to become more familiar with them.
It looked like a real improvement.

 > Of course, at the moment, there are few, if any, implementations that
 > define this macro.

  I think the gcc people are still working on it, but that's to be
expected; there's a lot of things they're still working on.  ;)


Fred L. Drake, Jr.  <fdrake at acm.org>