[Python-Dev] adding a bytes sequence type to Python

Skip Montanaro skip at pobox.com
Thu Aug 12 16:29:29 CEST 2004

    Martin>    bytes("GET")

    Martin> which would implicitly convert each character to Latin-1.

That's why I think a special literal is necessary.  There'd be no unicode
foolishness involved. ;-)  They'd just be raw uninterpreted bytes.


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