editing in Unicode

Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk qrczak at knm.org.pl
Fri Sep 8 17:31:34 CEST 2000

Fri, 08 Sep 2000 10:42:31 GMT, effbot at pythonware.com <effbot at pythonware.com> pisze:

> In Python, this sequence could for example be "#!", and the compiler
> could figure things out by looking at the first four bytes:

To be executable by Unices, files must start with 8-bit "#!" anyway.
Why would anybody want to store a program in UTF-16 or UCS-4?

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