Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop-research

From: dams@×××.fr
To: gentoo-desktop-research@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] Report of the desktop-research meeting.
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2004 09:07:34
Message-Id: m2vfn473fr.fsf@krotkine.idm.fr
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] Report of the desktop-research meeting. by foser
foser <foser@g.o> said:

> On Wed, 2004-01-21 at 21:01, Donnie Berkholz wrote: > > > Since avenj was too lazy to subscribe =P : > > <avenj> wasn't there some kind of potential performance hit there? > > <avenj> i thought i was thinking someone thought part of the issue with > > RH's performance was utf8 default, but now i'm thinking i'm not sure > > You don't mean python's alleged performance hit (this got shortly > discussed on -dev by lqx) ? To attribute a full systems performance to > UTF-8 sounds far fetched to me. Anyway, the benefits likely outclass > performance loss.
<AOL> utf8 will have to be chosen as default one day. we need to use it asap -- dams -- gentoo-desktop-research@g.o mailing list