Re: UTF-32

From: Stephane Bortzmeyer (
Date: Mon Mar 12 2007 - 03:10:25 CST

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    On Sun, Mar 11, 2007 at 03:19:59PM -0700,
     Doug Ewell <> wrote
     a message of 15 lines which said:

    > Is anyone aware of UTF-32 actually being used as a storage and
    > interchange format, other than in test cases to prove that an editor
    > or other tool supports it?

    The programming language Python has an Unicode character type and the
    representation is either UCS-2 or UCS-4 (choosen at compile-time). So,
    if you dump binary data from a Python program, you can use UTF-32.

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