[Python-Dev] Python and the Unicode Character Database

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Tue Dec 7 21:20:21 CET 2010

Am 07.12.2010 04:03, schrieb Alexander Belopolsky:
> On Sat, Dec 4, 2010 at 5:58 PM, "Martin v. Löwis" <martin at v.loewis.de> wrote:
>>> I actually wonder if Python's re module can claim to provide even
>>> Basic Unicode Support.
>> Do you really wonder? Most definitely it does not.
> Were you more optimistic four years ago?
> http://bugs.python.org/issue1528154#msg54864

Not at all. I thought back then, and think now, that Python should,
but doesn't, support TR#18. I don't view that lack as a severe problem,
though, and apparently none of the other contributors did so, either.


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