[XML-SIG] Python SOAP Implementations

Alexandre Fayolle Alexandre.Fayolle@logilab.fr
Wed, 14 Feb 2001 20:04:17 +0100 (CET)

On Wed, 14 Feb 2001, Uche Ogbuji wrote:

> > We're using this in Narval. It works well. However it chokes on unicode
> > strings, so beware if you're planning to use it with python2.0
> Note, /F says they are working on soaplib 0.9.5.  Sounds as if they have a 
> hurdle or two, but it will probably emerge soon.
> I imagine, based on his involvement with Python/Unicode that the next release 
> will have better UNicode support.
> Just in case, I'd send him e-mail mentioning the need.

I'm pretty sure that he's aware of this: it is explicitely mentionned on
http://www.pythonware.com/products/soap/profile.htm :

"soaplib.py only supports 8-bit character sets. Future versions will add
support for arbitrary character sets (but only under Python 1.6)."

Alexandre Fayolle
Narval is the first software agent available as free software (GPL).
LOGILAB, Paris (France).