Windows encoding equivalent for iso8859-1 is 'windows-1252', but there are some (small) differences.

Setting the python encoding to utf-8 should have better results when working with unicode files. Let us know :-)

2008/2/26, le dahut <le.dahut@laposte.net>:

> import sys
> sys.setdefaultencoding('utf-8')


Why utf-8 ? windows is iso8859-1 encoded isn't it ?


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