[Python-Dev] RE: Defining Unicode Literal Encodings
Sat, 14 Jul 2001 00:10:42 +0200
M.-A. Lemburg wrote:
> Please don't mix 8-bit strings with Unicode literals: 8-bit
> strings don't carry any encoding information, so providing
> encoding information cannot be stored anywhere.
doesn't change a thing: the SOURCE CODE still has an
I'm strongly -1 on your proposal.
it's not representing current best practices (xml, java),
and it's not future proof. we can do better.