[Python-Dev] New lines, carriage returns, and Windows

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at canterbury.ac.nz
Fri Sep 28 03:45:01 CEST 2007

Dino Viehland wrote:
>>Why don't you just use binary mode then?
> That just flips the problem to the other side.

Seems to me that IronPython really needs two string
types, "Python string" and ".NET string", with automatic
conversion when crossing a boundary between Python
code and .NET code.

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