[Python-Dev] Re: Re: Alternative Implementation for PEP 292:SimpleString Substitutions

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Wed Sep 15 00:04:52 CEST 2004

James Y Knight wrote:
> Of course it is perfectly possible to have the Python unicode 
> implementation choose to represent some unicode strings with only 8 bits 
> per character.

That would break the C API, though, which is part of Python.


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