[Twisted-Python] Woven unicode

Alexander Winston alexander.winston at comcast.net
Mon Oct 6 21:17:09 EDT 2003

On Mon, 2003-10-06 at 20:07, Itamar Shtull-Trauring wrote:
> On Mon, 06 Oct 2003 19:29:55 -0400
> Rita Díaz y/o Rodrigo Benenson <rdrb at 123.cl> wrote:
> >  def wmfactory_text(self, request):
> >     return u"eló"
> (This is not legal Python unless you're using 2.3 and have specifically
> said your source code is iso-8859-1. It can break on other people's
> computers if they have other default encodings than yours. \u escapes
> will always work, of course. Not related to your problem though.)
> Make sure you specify the encoding in your HTML document! I'm pretty
> sure that microdom (and thus woven) are semi-hardcoded to UTF8, so try
> saying that in your html page, and just returning unicode.

Part of the problem is that the XML declaration that Woven (possibly
Microdom?) spits out does not include the encoding.

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