Author r.david.murray
Recipients Alex Quinn, barry, dato, meatballhat, pitrou, r.david.murray, tercero12, vstinner
Date 2010-10-01.02:36:17
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New version of the patch that adds many more tests, and handles non-ASCII bytes in header values by changing them to '?'s when the header value is retrieved as a string.  I think I'm half done.  Still to do: generate_bytes, and the doc updates.

By the way, another important reason to use surrogateescape rather than latin1 is that if I miss something and the byte-containing-strings escape, it will be obvious that that is what happened.  Otherwise we're back in Python2 bytes/string conflation land.

I of course make no promises about performance.  And there is an issue there in that every header value access is now wrapped in an additional function call and a regex test, at a minimum, whether there are bytes present in the input or not :(
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