Python's 8-bit cleanness deprecated?

Skip Montanaro skip at
Fri Feb 7 01:06:45 CET 2003

    >> [...] but i'm pretty sure that less than 50% of all programmers are
    >> neither using vi(m) nor emacs... and less than 50% is not "most" ;-)

    François> "Being pretty sure" still needs to be substantiated with
    François> facts, or numbers.

Even if they make up far less than half the programming editor market
available to Python programmers, vim, emacs, and apparently SciTE are doing
something about the encoding mess.  I suspect that puts them ahead of other
editors in this regard.


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