[Tutor] ipython / readline problem

Kent Johnson kent37 at tds.net
Fri Dec 14 00:36:39 CET 2007

Alan Gauld wrote:
> But I think Python itself is pretty safe with unicode v ascii in most 
> cases.

I was actually holding my tongue on that one. My guess is it varies from 
  one module to the next depending on how well maintained they are, but 
I don't really know.

> I'm sure Kent will be able to comment further, he seems to have made
> himself an expert in this area! (and I'm sure glad somebody has! :-)

I'm pretty knowledgeable about character sets and conversion issues, not 
so much about how specific modules use unicode.


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