[Zope3-Users] 4 questions from a newcomer

Thierry Florac thierry.florac at onf.fr
Wed Sep 6 08:18:31 EDT 2006

Le mercredi 06 septembre 2006 à 06:54 -0400, Stephan Richter a écrit :

> On Tuesday 05 September 2006 11:10, Christophe Combelles wrote:
> > 2) utf-8 error in i18nfile
> > --------------------------
> > Why do I always get an error when I try to add some utf-8 text into an
> > i18nfile? I just add an i18nfile in the ZMI, then I chose a name and I set
> > the contentType to "text/plain;charset=utf-8". If I enter some text with
> > accents like "éàôî", I get a system error which says : UnicodeDecodeError:
> > 'ascii' codec can't decode byte 0xc3 in position 0: ordinal not in
> > range(128).
> > I don't get any error with a simple File object.
> Okay, I18n file is a demo that is probably not well-developed. Don't use it. I 
> will propose to not distribute it anymore. Noone is using it, so you are on 
> your own finding the problem and providing a patch.

I had the same problem in my french site where we use many accentuated
The solution I use until now is just to switch my Python interpreter to
use "UTF-8" as default encoding, via the "site.py" file of my Python

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