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On 12/07/2020 21:04, Milind Gupta wrote:
> How can I emulate the python encode function? 
> Why does that work on the windows cmd and utf8.codepoint does not? 

tl;dr CMD.EXE isn't fully UTF8 compliant. No idea what tricks Python is
pulling (recoding from a local codepage? Possible if you didn't chcp
65001 first)

AFAIK, this is the last word on the issue:
> The current changes also don’t cover what is required for our “processed input mode” that presents an editable input line for applications like CMD.exe.