[Twisted-Python] UnicodeDecodeError with twisted.conch.ssh client

Itamar Shtull-Trauring itamar at itamarst.org
Fri Nov 18 12:22:38 EST 2005

On Fri, 2005-11-18 at 10:37 +0100, Moof wrote:

> If conch connects to an openssh server, how does it know what to do with the
> unicode object? A unicode object is an abstraction that holds no place in a
> network protocol. Correctly converting the string to unicode is something
> you have to negotiate with your clients.

Unless the protocol knows about Unicode and has an automated way of
dealing with it. ssh almost certainly doesn't, though, so it should
indeed not try to support unicode objexts.

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