Altering 2 statements from Python 2.6 => 3.2

Νίκος Γκρ33κ nikos.gr33k at gmail.com
Thu Mar 28 03:16:00 CET 2013


Τη Πέμπτη, 28 Μαρτίου 2013 12:55:11 π.μ. UTC+2, ο χρήστης Chris Angelico έγραψε:
> On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 7:18 AM, Νίκος Γκρ33κ <nikos.gr33k at gmail.com> wrote:
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> > date = date.strftime('%A, %e %b %Y').decode('cp1253').encode('utf8')
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> For a start, figure out what you're trying to do. I'm trying to get my
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> head around this line and I'm not getting anywhere. Is 'date' an
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> instance of datetime.date()? And whatever it is, why do you then
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> immediately rebind it? And why decode an arbitrary string using an
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> arbitrary encoding? And why.... never mind. Start here:
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> http://www.joelonsoftware.com/articles/Unicode.html
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> One of Python 3's big features is that it forces you to distinguish
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> text strings from binary ones.
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> ChrisA


I had to use it like that in order for date to be appear correctly in greek otherwise it would seem like chinese.

So now you mena i dont have to decode anym ore and use it liek that?

date = date.strftime('%A, %e %b %Y').encode('utf8')



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