Wrapping stdout in a codec

JKPeck JKPeck at gmail.com
Mon Oct 22 04:41:17 CEST 2007


We want to wrap the stdout device in a codec in order to decode output
transparently according to a particular code page (which might not be
the system code page).  However, codec.open requires a filename, and
stdout may be a tty or otherwise anonymous.  How can we accomplish
this wrapping?  Our application may be loaded into a Python program
that has already set up stdout.

TIA,
Jon Peck




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