[Python-Dev] unicode() and its error argument
Oleg Broytmann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Tue, 18 Jun 2002 18:51:27 +0400
On Sat, Jun 15, 2002 at 07:04:41PM +0400, Oleg Broytmann wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 15, 2002 at 11:05:12AM -0400, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > > I got the error very often (but I use encoding conversion much more
> > > often than you). First time I saw it I was very surprized that neither
> > > "ignore" nor "replace" can eliminate the error.
> > Got an example?
> Not right now... I'll send it when I get one.
Sorry for the false alarm. It was my fault. I used to write
s = unicode(s, "cp1251").encode("koi8-r", "replace")
where I need
s = unicode(s, "cp1251", "replace").encode("koi8-r", "replace") ^^^^^^^^^
Oleg Broytmann http://phd.pp.ru/ email@example.com
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