Ticket #1808 (closed deprecation: fixed)

Opened 11 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

PIR string literals with charset and encoding are deprecated

Reported by: nwellnhof Owned by: nwellnhof
Priority: normal Milestone: 3.1
Component: core Version: 2.8.0
Severity: medium Keywords:
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PIR string literals of the form


are deprecated. They can be replaced with


The encoding should be one of the new unified encodings.

Change History

Changed 11 years ago by nwellnhof

  • status changed from new to assigned
  • milestone changed from 2.10 to 3.0

Branch nwellnhof/string_unescape contains some preliminary work.

Changed 11 years ago by nwellnhof

  • milestone changed from 3.0 to 3.1

The old style literals are still supported, although some unescaping semantics have changed. I plan to completely remove them after 3.0.

Changed 11 years ago by nwellnhof

  • status changed from assigned to closed
  • resolution set to fixed

Removed in a35f817.

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