Author Tom.Christie
Recipients Tom.Christie, georg.brandl, r.david.murray
Date 2014-10-30.19:38:27
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> But only if you use non-ascii in the binary input, in which case you get an encoding error, which is a correct error.

Kind of, except that this (python 2.7) works just fine:

    >>> data = {'snowman': '☃'}
    >>> json.dumps(data, ensure_ascii=False)
    '{"snowman": "\xe2\x98\x83"}'

Whereas this raises an exception:

    >>> json.dumps(data, separators=(u':', u','), ensure_ascii=False)
    UnicodeDecodeError: 'ascii' codec can't decode byte 0xe2 in position 1: ordinal not in range(128)

If it was the same in both cases then I wouldn't consider it a problem.
As it is, introducing the `seperators` parameter changes the behaviour.

Anyways, I'll get off my high horse now. :)
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