[Python-Dev] Import and unicode: part two
"Martin v. Löwis"
martin at v.loewis.de
Wed Jan 26 22:10:48 CET 2011
> If NFSv3 doesn't reencode filenames for each client and the clients
> don't reencode filenames, all clients have to use the same locale
> encoding than the server. Otherwise, I don't see how it can work.
In practice, users accept that they get mojibake - their editors can
still open the files, and they can double-click them in a file browser
just fine. So it doesn't really need to work, and users can still use
> Again, I don't think that Python should do anything special to
> workaround these issues.
I agree, and I'm certainly in favor of keeping the current code base.
Just make sure you understand the reasoning of those opposing.
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