Author dabeaz
Recipients amaury.forgeotdarc, dabeaz, georg.brandl, mark.dickinson, r.david.murray, rhettinger, vstinner
Date 2010-12-28.13:16:00
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As a user of Python 3, I would like echo Victor's comment about fixing the API right now as opposed to having to deal with it later.  I can only speak for myself, but I would guess that anyone using Python 3 already understands that it's bleeding edge and that the bytes/strings distinction is really important.  If fixing this breaks some third party libraries, I say good--they shouldn't have been blindly passing Unicode into struct in the first place.  Better to deal with it now when the number of users is relatively small.
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