[Python-Dev] bytes type discussion

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Wed Feb 15 20:04:07 CET 2006

Adam Olsen wrote:
> Making it an error to have 8-bit str literals in 2.x would help
> educate the user that they will change behavior in 3.0 and not be
> 8-bit str literals anymore.

You would like to ban string literals from the language? Remember:
all string literals are currently 8-bit (byte) strings.


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