lists and the letter u

Oleg Broytmann phd at
Mon Nov 27 18:40:06 CET 2000

On Mon, 27 Nov 2000, SNYDER, BARRON F. (AIT) wrote:

> I'm appending string values to a list and when I print the list, the letter
> 'u' appears before each element:
> 	[u'dog', u'cat']
> What does the 'u' mean?

   Unicode string.

     Oleg Broytmann              phd at
           Programmers don't die, they just GOSUB without RETURN.

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