Author lemburg
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Date 2010-08-09.20:39:41
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Antoine Pitrou wrote:
> New submission from Antoine Pitrou <>:
> The use of sys.setdefaultencoding() has always been discouraged, and it has become a no-op in py3k (the encoding is hard-wired to utf-8 and changing it raises an error). It is time to remove this function entirely.
> The state of PyUnicode_SetDefaultEncoding() should be also considered, since it has become useless for the same reasons.

+1 on removing both.
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2010-08-09 20:39:43lemburgsetrecipients: + lemburg, pitrou, ezio.melotti
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