I’m having some difficult with Question 1 of Exercise 23 where you’re supposed to put strings of texts in other encodings into the ex23.py file and see what happens.
What I believe I’m supposed to do is find some text which is encoded in something like utf-16 or utf-32 and copy that into ex23.py and run it. I’ve done that and ex23.py runs fine. What I believe is happening is when I copy text from a utf-16 formatted text file to ex23.py which is utf-8 (which I know is based on the Core Settings page of the Atom eitor) it is been converted to utf-8 automatically. Is that true?
Am I completely missing the point of this exercise somehow?