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Author vstinner
Recipients ishimoto, terry.reedy, ubershmekel, vstinner
Date 2011-10-26.10:10:26
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> Yuval Greenfield <> added the comment:
> Another option btw is to use utf-16

UTF-8, UTF-16 or any encoding different than the ANSI code page are not an 
option. The Windows bytes API expect filenames encoded to the ANSI code page. 
os.listdir() would raise an error (unknown directory) or return an empty list 
instead of the content of the directory.
Date User Action Args
2011-10-26 10:10:27vstinnersetrecipients: + vstinner, terry.reedy, ishimoto, ubershmekel
2011-10-26 10:10:26vstinnerlinkissue13247 messages
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