[Python-modules-team] Bug#764979: pyacoustid: FTBFS: UnicodeDecodeError: 'ascii' codec can't decode byte 0xc3 in position 636: ordinal not in range(128)

Daniel Schepler dschepler at gmail.com
Sun Oct 12 19:38:43 UTC 2014

On Sun, Oct 12, 2014 at 12:24 PM, Simon Chopin <chopin.simon at gmail.com> wrote:
> Control: tags -1 + fixed-upstream pending
> Hi Daniel,
> I have actually fixed it by patching the faulty setup.py, but your setup
> appears to run debian/rules clean on an unpatched tree. I don't know
> whether this is the good way to go or not, but in any case I've just
> commited a workaround on the DPMT svn repo, and will ping my usual
> sponsor ASAP.

The build log shows that setup_use_utf8 was in fact applied.  However,
the backtrace is showing the error is in line 21, which is just before
the code that was modified by that patch.
Daniel Schepler

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