[Twisted-web] small json improvements
exarkun at divmod.com
Mon Sep 5 12:37:48 MDT 2005
On Mon, 5 Sep 2005 09:56:05 +0200, Eric Faurot <eric.faurot at gmail.com> wrote:
>On 9/4/05, Jp Calderone <exarkun at divmod.com> wrote:
>All I wanted was to be able to serialize 'regular' strings
>conveniently. Of course
>strings containing non-printable chars should be handled differently.
It sounds like you're in favor of the treat-as-ASCII rule then. I've certainly written code that would have benefited from this behavior too, I just want to make sure there's no lurking downside before making the change.
>> Unicode serialization support is, of course, incomplete.
>Could you elaborate on this? I'm not sure to understand the issue here.
The problem is server-side (at least for the moment). json.serialize() will do something if you give it a unicode string, but it will usually not be the correct thing. This is fixable, someone just needs to get around to it.
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