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Date 2013-08-23.19:22:50
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Serhiy Storchaka wrote:
>> .__repr__() is not really allowed to return Unicode objects in Python 2.x. If you do this, you're on your own.
> 
> PyObject_Repr() contains a code which converts unicode to str and raise an exception if __repr__() result is not str or unicode. Unicode __repr__() is expected even if it is not recommended.

True, but the code is not intended to support non-ASCII Unicode,
otherwise we would have taken care to introduce support for this
much earlier in the 2.x series.
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