Why prefer != over <> for Python 3.0?

Bjoern Schliessmann usenet-mail-0306.20.chr0n0ss at spamgourmet.com
Mon Mar 31 13:30:55 CEST 2008


Torsten Bronger wrote:

> Doesn't KNode support UTF-8?

Well, it should, but automatic encoding detection doesn't always
seem to work (or does it even have one?). I'm looking for a
different (faster) newsreader anyway.
 
> Who wants to minimize the number of keypresses?  We're not Perl
> after all.  ;-)

Sure, but I also don't want to enter fancy unicode operators. I'm
using Python on some computers that even don't support unicode.
 
> However, I'm quite sure that when Unicode has arrived almost
> everywhere, some languages will start considering such characters
> in their core syntax.

This should be the time when there are widespread quasi-standardised
input methods for those characters.

Regards,


Björn

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