Ian Bicking: the old part of his blog

Re: Python Documentation Comments

Great idea!

I started looking through the Tutorial, and came a cropper on this page: http://pythonpaste.org/comment/python24/tut/node5.html The long and colorful traceback ends with UnicodeEncodeError: 'ascii' codec can't encode characters in position 18864-18866: ordinal not in range(128)

Comment on Python Documentation Comments
by John Bridle


Yeah, someone (perhaps you) submitted a ticket on that too. I thought I was decoding stuff properly (the Python docs are ISO-8859-1), but apparently I put the configuration in for that without actually implementing it.

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