[Python-Dev] Restoring the aliases for the non-Unicode codecs
Stephen J. Turnbull
stephen at xemacs.org
Wed Nov 13 16:43:01 CET 2013
Nick Coghlan writes:
> The long gory history in http://bugs.python.org/issue7475 took a
> different turn earlier this year when I noticed
> (http://bugs.python.org/issue7475#msg187698) that the codecs module
> already *had* type neutral helper functions in the form of
> codecs.encode and codecs.decode, and has had them since Python 2.4.
> These were covered in the test suite, but not in the documentation.
As long as the agreement on _methods_ (documented in
http://bugs.python.org/issue7475#msg96240) isn't changed, I'm +1 on
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