How to use xmlrpc properly with Korean (non-ascii characters)
brian at sweetapp.com
Tue Oct 22 22:36:30 CEST 2002
> Be my guest. I got tired of Dave Weiner's stubborn stance on
> several issues and jumped off the xmlrpc mailing list over a
> year ago. He controls what is called "XML-RPC" very tightly.
> Last time I checked, there was no movement on his part to allow
> non-ASCII strings or anything like Python's None object.
The XML-RPC definition of a string is an "ASCII string", while the body
of a request is defined to be an XML document.
These two definitions are contradictory because the ASCII string
definition would allow the transmission of non-XML characters while the
XML document definition precludes it.
I take the logicians perspective on this: contradictory premises allow
one to prove anything :-)
The simplest change would be to redefine string to be "a string of XML
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