py2exe Python2.4 and "warning: string/unicode conversion"

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at
Tue Mar 8 10:38:11 CET 2005

Miki Tebeka wrote:
  > I'm shipping an application using py2exe.
> With Python2.3 it worked fine but when switching to Python2.4 I started
> getting "warning: string/unicode conversion" all over the place.
> Any ideas how to solve this (other than using 'filterwarnings')?

It is really surprising that you get this, as the only occurrence of
the string "string/unicode conversion" in Python was *removed* in
Python 2.4. It was present in 2.3, and occurred if strtoul returned
an overflow error.

Are you sure you are using Python 2.4?


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