[Python-Dev] versioned .so files for Python 3.2

Amaury Forgeot d'Arc amauryfa at gmail.com
Tue Sep 7 20:00:25 CEST 2010


2010/9/7 M.-A. Lemburg <mal at egenix.com>:
>> Ok. I'm fine with excluding Py_UNICODE from the stable ABI. However,
>> I think in the long run, I guess more support for wchar_t will then
>> be needed in the API, e.g. more convenient argument parsing.
> Sure, we could add that.

Just to be clear: does this mean that PyUnicode_FromUnicode() and
PyUnicode_AsUnicode() won't belong to the stable ABI?

PyUnicode_AsWideChar() is not as fast, because it needs to copy the data.

Amaury Forgeot d'Arc

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