German Umlaut Problem with raw_input in IDLE

Martin v. Loewis martin at
Fri Sep 6 01:42:00 CEST 2002

Gregor Lingl <glingl at> writes:

> Hä? Tschüs
> TypeError: object.readline() returned non-string
> I must confess, I do not understand the error message.

Apparently, IDLE returns a Unicode object, not a string object.


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