Author pitrou
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Date 2010-09-29.22:09:30
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> The primary reason for supporting ASCII compatible bytes directly is
> specifically to avoid the encoding and decoding overhead associated
> with the translation to unicode text.

I think it's quite misguided. latin1 encoding and decoding is blindingly
fast (on the order of 1GB/s. here). Unless you have multi-megabyte URLs,
you won't notice any overhead.
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