Python 2.5 Schedule
"Martin v. Löwis"
martin at v.loewis.de
Mon Mar 20 09:31:04 CET 2006
Ben Finney wrote:
>> - ASCII is the default coding
> Er? How did this happen?
> To be specific, what about all the movement toward UTF-8?
See PEP 263. ASCII is the default encoding for source code;
if you want to use UTF-8 in source code, either put
# -*- coding: utf-8 -*-
into the file, or start the file with the UTF-8 signature
(if your editor supports that).
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