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Author wpk
Recipients belopolsky, doerwalter, ezio.melotti, lemburg, r.david.murray, serhiy.storchaka, vstinner, wpk
Date 2013-06-25.11:11:18
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You're absolutely right. I tested it on another machine now, with Python 2.7.3 installed and it is actually twice as fast as codecs. Thanks.

So I guess there is little interest in fixing codecs because io is the preferred package for reading unicode files.
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