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Author loewis
Recipients baikie, ezio.melotti, lemburg, loewis, vstinner
Date 2010-08-25.05:53:48
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> That would be an improvement.  The idea of the patches I posted
> is to combine this with the existing surrogateescape mechanism,
> which handles situations like this perfectly well.

The surrogateescape mechanism is a very hackish approach, and
violates the principle that errors should never pass silently.
However, it solves a real problem - people do run into the problem
with file names every day. With this problem, I'd say "if it hurts,
don't do it, then".
Date User Action Args
2010-08-25 05:53:51loewissetrecipients: + loewis, lemburg, vstinner, baikie, ezio.melotti
2010-08-25 05:53:49loewislinkissue9377 messages
2010-08-25 05:53:48loewiscreate