[Python-Dev] Relaxing Unicode error handling
Martin v. Loewis
martin at v.loewis.de
Sun Jan 4 06:31:21 EST 2004
Phillip J. Eby wrote:
>> Is there any way to specify that implicit conversions raise an exception?
>> Perhaps by setting the default encoding to "undefined".
> Gosh, that sure would have made my last i18n project go faster, and I'd
> have had more confidence that I'd found all possible conversion issues.
I don't know whether Neil was actually aware of that feature: In
site.py, if you uncomment the block
# Enable to switch off string to Unicode coercion and implicit
# Unicode to string conversion.
encoding = "undefined"
you get precisely that.
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