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Date 2009-12-31.13:43:17
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On Thu, Dec 31, 2009 at 1:30 PM, Amaury Forgeot d'Arc
<report@bugs.python.org> wrote:
>
> Amaury Forgeot d'Arc <amauryfa@gmail.com> added the comment:
>
> I don't understand. How is the subprocess stdout related to the main
> program output?
> Stream-specific encoding could be useful for subprocesses that expect
> latin-1 from stdin but write utf-8 to stdout. I'm not sure we should
> support this.

Yes, you're right.

(What I had in mind was a scenario where you read one process's stdout
and wrote to another process's stdin; but of course using your errors
& encoding arguments this will work because there'll be two separate
process objects each of which can have its encoding and errors set
separately.)
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