Author aliles
Recipients aliles, amaury.forgeotdarc, belopolsky, dangyogi, flox, gruszczy, r.david.murray, vstinner
Date 2012-08-22.12:01:32
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Replicated this issue on Python 3.3b2. The cause is the 'encoding' and 'errors' attributes on io.StringIO() being None. Doctest replaces sys.stdout with a StringIO subclass. The exception raised is still a TypeError.

At this point I'm unsure what the fix should be:

1. Should the exception raised be more descriptive of the problem?
2. Should io.StringIO have real values for encoding and errors?
3. Should Doctest's StingIO class provide encoding and errors?
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