UnicodeDecodeError: 'utf-8' codec can't decode byte 0xb6 in position 0: invalid start byte

Lele Gaifax lele at metapensiero.it
Fri Jul 5 12:36:58 CEST 2013

Νίκος Gr33k <nikos at superhost.gr> writes:

> Στις 5/7/2013 12:25 μμ, ο/η Νίκος Gr33k έγραψε:
>> try:
>>      remadd = os.environ('REMOTE_ADDR')
>>      tuple3 = socket.gethostbyaddr(remadd)
>>      host = tuple3[0]
>> except Exception as e:
>>      host = repr(e)
>> which yields: TypeError("'_Environ' object is not callable",)
> Any thoufgs as to why os.environ('REMOTE_ADDR') gives the above error?

Yes, I'd try to understand the error message, and eventually lookup the
documentation on os.environ to see what type of object it is bound
to. The solution should be easy.

ciao, lele.
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