Python's 8-bit cleanness deprecated?
cribeiro at mail.inet.com.br
Tue Feb 4 02:57:14 CET 2003
On Monday 03 February 2003 08:04 pm, Brian Quinlan wrote:
> The effort required to do that doesn't strike me as significant. How
> many total source files do you have that have non-ASCII characters in
For me it's rather extreme - I doubt I have a single source file *without*
non-ASCII characters. I heavily document my code, mostly in Portuguese, and
using the Latin-1 encoding most of the time.
BTW, it's interesting that I just replied to a related question regarding the
CSV API. As a brazilian, I'm not only Latin-1 bound - we also use d/m/y dates
and comma as decimal separators. <sigh>
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