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Author pitrou
Recipients Arfrever, christian.heimes, loewis, pitrou
Date 2013-05-18.16:02:30
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> It's called "internationalized domain name for APPLICATIONS". ;) It's 
> up to the application to interpret the ASCII text as IDNA encoded
> FQDNs. As far as I know DNS, SSL's CNAME and OS interfaces etc. always 
> use ASCII labels. It's an elegant solution. Just the UI part of an
> application needs to understand IDNA. 

The socket module already decodes to/encodes from IDNA in places (e.g. gethostname()). We need a consistent policy in the stdlib; I would like Martin's advice on this.
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