How is unicode implemented behind the scenes?

Rustom Mody rustompmody at
Sun Mar 9 04:12:28 CET 2014

On Sunday, March 9, 2014 8:20:49 AM UTC+5:30, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> No version of Python has, to my knowledge, used UTF-8 internally. Some 
> other languages, such as Go and Haskell, do, and consequently string 
> processing is slow for them.

Haskell: Its more like: "Heres the menu, take your pick"

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