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Title: issue in the default which comes with the Python 3.6.5 installer
Type: Stage: resolved
Components: Unicode Versions: Python 3.6
Status: closed Resolution: third party
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: Nosy List: Adam Klinger, brett.cannon, ezio.melotti, vstinner
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2018-04-17 01:21 by Adam Klinger, last changed 2022-04-11 14:58 by admin. This issue is now closed.

Messages (2)
msg315373 - (view) Author: Adam Klinger (Adam Klinger) Date: 2018-04-17 01:21
There seems to be an issue in the default which comes with the Python 3.6.5 installer. Upon trying to install an additional package through pip the below is observed:

C:\Users\adamj\Desktop>pip install stegano
Collecting stegano
  Downloading (243kB)
    100% |████████████████████████████████| 245kB 3.3MB/s
    Complete output from command python egg_info:
    Traceback (most recent call last):
      File "<string>", line 1, in <module>
      File "C:\Users\adamj\AppData\Local\Temp\pip-install-sh3rd6wj\stegano\", line 26, in <module>
        readme =
      File "c:\python36\lib\encodings\", line 23, in decode
        return codecs.charmap_decode(input,self.errors,decoding_table)[0]
    UnicodeDecodeError: 'charmap' codec can't decode byte 0x90 in position 1569: character maps to <undefined>
msg315417 - (view) Author: Brett Cannon (brett.cannon) * (Python committer) Date: 2018-04-17 20:52
We don't having to do with the stegano project. It looks like they specified the wrong encoding in their (This also isn't the issue tracker for pip, but I don't think they have the bug.)
Date User Action Args
2022-04-11 14:58:59adminsetgithub: 77472
2018-04-17 20:52:25brett.cannonsetstatus: open -> closed

nosy: + brett.cannon
messages: + msg315417

resolution: third party
stage: resolved
2018-04-17 01:22:25Adam Klingersettitle: Cannot Install Stegano Package - Python 3.6.5 Base -> issue in the default which comes with the Python 3.6.5 installer
2018-04-17 01:21:19Adam Klingercreate