[Python-ideas] UCS2 vs UCS4 ABIs

Daniel Stutzbach daniel at stutzbachenterprises.com
Mon Nov 2 18:45:11 CET 2009


On Mon, Nov 2, 2009 at 11:34 AM, Guido van Rossum <guido at python.org> wrote:

> This sounds attractive, but I kind of doubt that changing a single API
> is sufficient. Perhaps it would be useful to do a kind of review or
> survey of how many Unicode APIs are used by the typical extension?
>

I made an editing error.  I meant to suggest altering all the PyUnicode_*
macro/functions, except those that explicitly use Py_UNICODE or
PyUnicodeObject in their signature.  PyUnicode_FromString was just an
example.

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