Japanese codecs (was Re: [Python-Dev] PEP 263 -- Python Source Code Encoding)

Barry A. Warsaw barry@zope.com
Thu, 28 Feb 2002 11:18:21 -0500

>>>>> "MAL" == M  <mal@lemburg.com> writes:

    MAL> Hmm, make that ZIP-ball (we have no .tar support in the
    MAL> standard lib, only ZIP-file support). Also, the setup.py will
    MAL> have to check whether it has to grab a level 0 compression
    MAL> ZIP file or a level 9 one.

    MAL> Nothing which cannot be done, of course... net installers are
    MAL> quite common these days (see e.g. Mozilla, IE and others), so
    MAL> people are probably quite used to them already. And we can
    MAL> always provide a full install download as well.

Isn't there some PEP about all this? <wink>