[Python-Dev] [Python-checkins] cpython: _PyImport_LoadDynamicModule() encodes the module name explicitly to ASCII

Neil Hodgson nyamatongwe at gmail.com
Tue May 10 01:52:49 CEST 2011

Victor Stinner:

> C and C++ identifiers are restricted to ASCII. I don't know for Fortran
> or Java.

   Some C and C++ implementations currently allow non-ASCII
identifiers and the forthcoming C1X and C++0x language standards
include non-ASCII identifiers. The allowed characters are specified in
Annexes of the respective standards.

http://www.open-std.org/jtc1/sc22/wg14/www/docs/n1570.pdf - Annex D
http://www.open-std.org/jtc1/sc22/wg21/docs/papers/2010/n3225.pdf - Annex E


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