PEP-0263 and default encoding
Klaus Alexander Seistrup
spam at magnetic-ink.dk
Tue Sep 30 07:39:40 CEST 2003
John Roth wrote:
> Remember that the actual Python program has to be in ASCII -
> only the text in string literals can be in different character
> sets. I'm not sure about comments.
Python barfs if there are non-ASCII characters in comments and there
is no coding-line.
Still beats me why it doesn't use the sys.getdefaultencoding() instead
of inconveniencing me.
><> unselfish actions pay back better
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