Ticket #1808 (closed deprecation: fixed)

Opened 10 years ago

Last modified 9 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 9 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 9 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 9 years ago by nwellnhof

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

Removed in a35f817.

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