[Python-Dev] Re: Relaxing Unicode error handling

Aahz aahz at pythoncraft.com
Sat Jan 3 09:29:55 EST 2004

> I'd like to add a static property unicode.errorhandling, which defaults
> to "strict". Applications could set this to "replace" or "ignore",
> silencing the errors, and risking loss of data.
> What do you think?

Two traditional questions:

* How does this work for library writers?

* How does this work with threads?
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