byte count unicode string
willie at jamots.com
Wed Sep 20 11:40:02 CEST 2006
>You are confusing the hell out of yourself. You say that your web app
>deals only with UTF-8 strings. Where do you get "the unicode string"
>from??? If name is a utf-8 string, as your comment says, then len(name)
>is all you need!!!
# I'll go ahead and concede defeat since you appear to be on the
# verge of a heart attack :)
# I can see that I lack clarity so I don't blame you.
# By UTF-8 string, I mean a unicode object with UTF-8 encoding:
# The database API expects unicode objects:
# A template query, then a variable number of values.
# Perhaps I'm a victim of arbitrary design decisions :)
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