Jonathan Eunice avatar Jonathan Eunice committed bccb5cc

Tweaked docs (reflecting cross-Python-version use case) and (to drop 2.5 and 3.2 as named supported releases)

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 with cross-version code compatibility. (You can use the ``six`` cross-version
 compatibility library, as the tests do.)
+One good use for ``unicode_entities`` is to create cross-platform,
+cross-Python-version strings that conceptually contain
+Unicode characters, but spelled out as named (or numeric) HTML entities.
+This has the advantage of using only ASCII characters and common
+string encoding mechanisms, yet rendering full Unicode strings upon
+reconstitution.  You can use the other functions, say ``named_entities()``,
+to go from Unicode characters to named entities.
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         'Intended Audience :: Developers',
         'Environment :: Web Environment',
         'Programming Language :: Python',
-        'Programming Language :: Python :: 2.5',
         'Programming Language :: Python :: 2.6',
         'Programming Language :: Python :: 2.7',
         'Programming Language :: Python :: 3',
-        'Programming Language :: Python :: 3.2',
         'Programming Language :: Python :: 3.3',
         'Programming Language :: Python :: Implementation :: CPython',
         'Programming Language :: Python :: Implementation :: PyPy',
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