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Changes between Version 3 and Version 4 of UnicodeDecodeError


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Timestamp:
Jan 19, 2009, 3:03:20 PM (11 years ago)
Author:
Christian Boos
Comment:

add #encode anchor

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  • UnicodeDecodeError

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     30== ... but I was encoding? == #encode
    3031A more subtle and confusing way to trigger this error is when trying to ''encode'' a sequence of bytes to a given encoding. Wait... encoding a sequence of bytes? Does that even make sense? Well, normally not, but Python interprets that as a shortcut for encoding the `unicode` object corresponding to this string. So we have the following equivalence:
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