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

Neil Hodgson nyamatongwe at gmail.com
Tue May 10 03:08:32 CEST 2011

Victor Stinner:

> I read these documents but they don't explain which encoding is used in
> libraries and programs. Does it mean that Windows and Linux may use
> different encodings?

   Yes, Windows will use UTF-16 as it does for almost everything. From
a user's point of view, these should both just be seen as Unicode.


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