In article <mailman.10822.1402073958.18130.python-l...@python.org>,
Travis Griggs <travisgri...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jun 4, 2014, at 4:01 AM, Tim Chase <python.l...@tim.thechases.com> wrote:
> > If you use UTF-8 for everything
> It seems to me, that increasingly other libraries (C, etc), use utf8 as the
> preferred string interchange format. It¹s universal, not prone to endian
> issues, etc.
One of the important etc factors is, "Since it's the most commonly used,
it's the one that other people are most likely to have implemented
correctly". In the real world, these are important considerations.