[Python-Dev] Adding Asian codecs to the core

M.-A. Lemburg mal@lemburg.com
Mon, 11 Jun 2001 18:57:12 +0200

Tamito KAJIYAMA recently announced that he changed the licenses
on his Japanese codecs from GPL to a BSD variant. This is great
news since this would allow adding the codecs to the Python core
which would certainly attract more users to Python in Asia.

The codecs are available at:


The codecs are 280kB when compressed as .tar.gz file.

Thoughts ?

Marc-Andre Lemburg
CEO eGenix.com Software GmbH
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