473,597 Members | 2,328 Online
Bytes | Software Development & Data Engineering Community
+ Post

Home Posts Topics Members FAQ

Re: b64encode and unicode problem

Gabriel Rossetti skrev:
Hello everyone,

I am trying to encode a string using b4encode and I get the following
error :
>>b64encode(u"S alut Pierre, comment ça va?")
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/base64.py", line 53, in b64encode
encoded = binascii.b2a_ba se64(s)[:-1]
UnicodeEncodeEr ror: 'ascii' codec can't encode character u'\xe7' in
position 22: ordinal not in range(128)

If I remove the "u" infront of the string, it works. The problem is that
I in my program, the string is given to me un unicode/utf-8. I tried
several things, but I still get it, How can I get it to work, anybody
have any idea?
I have written about it here:

http://mxm-mad-science.blogspot.com/...school-of.html

The reason/solution for your problem is mentioned somewhere below the
middle.
--

hilsen/regards Max M, Denmark

http://www.mxm.dk/
IT's Mad Science

Jun 27 '08 #1
0 987

This thread has been closed and replies have been disabled. Please start a new discussion.

Similar topics

19
5650
by: Svennglenn | last post by:
I'm working on a program that is supposed to save different information to text files. Because the program is in swedish i have to use unicode text for ÅÄÖ letters. When I run the following testscript I get an error message. # -*- coding: cp1252 -*-
1
4839
by: jrs_14618 | last post by:
Hello All, This post is essentially a reply a previous post/thread here on this mailing.database.myodbc group titled: MySQL 4.0, FULL-TEXT Indexing and Search Arabic Data, Unicode I was wondering if anybody has experienced the same issues
2
2830
by: Gabriel Rossetti | last post by:
Hello everyone, I am trying to encode a string using b4encode and I get the following error : Traceback (most recent call last): File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module> File "/usr/lib/python2.5/base64.py", line 53, in b64encode encoded = binascii.b2a_base64(s) UnicodeEncodeError: 'ascii' codec can't encode character u'\xe7' in
0
172
by: Gabriel Rossetti | last post by:
Max M wrote: Thank you, it's a bit clearer now, I thought unicode and utf8 were synonyms, but from what I understood unicode is sort of like bytecode, and utf8/latin1/etc would be like a asm dialect that bytecode would be translated to. Thank you, Gabriel --
0
7962
marktang
by: marktang | last post by:
ONU (Optical Network Unit) is one of the key components for providing high-speed Internet services. Its primary function is to act as an endpoint device located at the user's premises. However, people are often confused as to whether an ONU can Work As a Router. In this blog post, we’ll explore What is ONU, What Is Router, ONU & Router’s main usage, and What is the difference between ONU and Router. Let’s take a closer look ! Part I. Meaning of...
0
7884
by: Hystou | last post by:
Most computers default to English, but sometimes we require a different language, especially when relocating. Forgot to request a specific language before your computer shipped? No problem! You can effortlessly switch the default language on Windows 10 without reinstalling. I'll walk you through it. First, let's disable language synchronization. With a Microsoft account, language settings sync across devices. To prevent any complications,...
0
8267
Oralloy
by: Oralloy | last post by:
Hello folks, I am unable to find appropriate documentation on the type promotion of bit-fields when using the generalised comparison operator "<=>". The problem is that using the GNU compilers, it seems that the internal comparison operator "<=>" tries to promote arguments from unsigned to signed. This is as boiled down as I can make it. Here is my compilation command: g++-12 -std=c++20 -Wnarrowing bit_field.cpp Here is the code in...
0
8380
jinu1996
by: jinu1996 | last post by:
In today's digital age, having a compelling online presence is paramount for businesses aiming to thrive in a competitive landscape. At the heart of this digital strategy lies an intricately woven tapestry of website design and digital marketing. It's not merely about having a website; it's about crafting an immersive digital experience that captivates audiences and drives business growth. The Art of Business Website Design Your website is...
0
8258
tracyyun
by: tracyyun | last post by:
Dear forum friends, With the development of smart home technology, a variety of wireless communication protocols have appeared on the market, such as Zigbee, Z-Wave, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, etc. Each protocol has its own unique characteristics and advantages, but as a user who is planning to build a smart home system, I am a bit confused by the choice of these technologies. I'm particularly interested in Zigbee because I've heard it does some...
0
6681
agi2029
by: agi2029 | last post by:
Let's talk about the concept of autonomous AI software engineers and no-code agents. These AIs are designed to manage the entire lifecycle of a software development project—planning, coding, testing, and deployment—without human intervention. Imagine an AI that can take a project description, break it down, write the code, debug it, and then launch it, all on its own.... Now, this would greatly impact the work of software developers. The idea...
1
5844
isladogs
by: isladogs | last post by:
The next Access Europe User Group meeting will be on Wednesday 1 May 2024 starting at 18:00 UK time (6PM UTC+1) and finishing by 19:30 (7.30PM). In this session, we are pleased to welcome a new presenter, Adolph Dupré who will be discussing some powerful techniques for using class modules. He will explain when you may want to use classes instead of User Defined Types (UDT). For example, to manage the data in unbound forms. Adolph will...
0
3880
by: TSSRALBI | last post by:
Hello I'm a network technician in training and I need your help. I am currently learning how to create and manage the different types of VPNs and I have a question about LAN-to-LAN VPNs. The last exercise I practiced was to create a LAN-to-LAN VPN between two Pfsense firewalls, by using IPSEC protocols. I succeeded, with both firewalls in the same network. But I'm wondering if it's possible to do the same thing, with 2 Pfsense firewalls...
0
3921
by: adsilva | last post by:
A Windows Forms form does not have the event Unload, like VB6. What one acts like?

By using Bytes.com and it's services, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

To disable or enable advertisements and analytics tracking please visit the manage ads & tracking page.