Unicode conversion problem (codec can't decode)
Eric S. Johansson
esj at harvee.org
Fri Apr 4 16:33:43 CEST 2008
> Almost there: use string-escape instead; it takes a byte string and
> returns another byte string in ASCII.
perfect. Exactly what I wanted. thank you so very much.
>> I really don't care about the character set used. I'm looking for a
>> matched set
>> of operations that converts the string to a seven bits a form and back
>> to its
>> original form.
> Ok, string-escape should work. But which database are you using that can't
> handle 8bit strings?
I tripped over some bugs with pysqlite in terms of what it should and should not
accept as text. Now that I've gotten through my particular "crisis" I need to
sit down and generate a test case so the problem can be fixed.
Speech-recognition in use. It makes mistakes, I correct some.
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