ReportLab, PDF and Latin-1 characters

Svenne Krap usenet2002 at
Wed Mar 12 22:22:06 CET 2003

Btw. running IDLE on winblows

On Wed, 12 Mar 2003 21:47:24 +0100, Svenne Krap <usenet2002 at>

>Hi - yes, it's me again :)
>Being a native danish speaker, we are blessed with three extra letters
>Working with pdfgen, i get
>from reportlab.pdfgen import canvas
>c = canvas.Canvas("C:\\mypdf.pdf")
>but then, I get : 
>UnicodeError: ASCII encoding error: ordinal not in range(128)
>How do I manage to get Latin-1 (or even better full unicode) support
>in pdfgen ? 

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