Bug#898022: diffoscope: Traceback when comparing paths with invalid unicode characters
lamby at debian.org
Thu May 10 16:43:37 BST 2018
> That's because argparse decodes the arguments
Ahh! Nice spot.
> Do you think this would be fine?
Whilst this works, would it not be better if we could use bytes for
filenames throughout? I mean, AIUI there is no assumption that
filesystems need to have any form of valid encoding whatsoever, let
However, somewhat happy to see this in diffoscope as it certainly
improves the current state of affairs. If you do commit it, please
include my testcase (or something based on it) that I added in:
: :' : Chris Lamb
`. `'` lamby at debian.org / chris-lamb.co.uk
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