[tahoe-dev] [tahoe-lafs] #534: "tahoe cp" command encoding issue

Andrej Falout andrej at falout.org
Tue Feb 24 10:29:28 UTC 2009


So is this patch applied? Can I grab a snapshot to test it? If so, which
version do I need?

Thanks,
Andrej

2009/2/24 tahoe-lafs <trac at allmydata.org>

> #534: "tahoe cp" command encoding issue
>
> -----------------------------------+----------------------------------------
>     Reporter:  francois           |       Owner:
>         Type:  defect             |      Status:  reopened
>     Priority:  minor              |   Milestone:  undecided
>    Component:  code-frontend-cli  |     Version:  1.2.0
>   Resolution:                     |    Keywords:  cp encoding
> Launchpad_bug:                     |
>
> -----------------------------------+----------------------------------------
>
> Comment(by francois):
>
>  Ok, the latest patch bundle (unicode.dpatch) will hopefully fix all those
>  unicode issues (including #629) in a much cleaner way.
>
>  All encoding conversion code is now located in stringutils.py. It provides
>  a single location where we might be able to use better encoding detection
>  methods such as those discussed on the mailing-list.
>
>  Methods currently in used are:
>
>   * for command line arguments (sys.argv)
>     * convert from UTF-8 to unicode
>     * if it fails, returns an UsageError
>
>   * for text display (sys.stdout)
>     * convert from unicode to sys.stdout.encoding and replace non-
>  representable characters by '?'
>
>   * for filename encoding on the filesystem (os.listdir(), open())
>     * convert between sys.getfilesystemencoding() and unicode
>     * if it fails, returns an UsageError
>
>  Many precondition checks have been added to ensure that filenames are
>  treated as unicode objects.
>
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> Ticket URL: <http://allmydata.org/trac/tahoe/ticket/534#comment:41>
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