I use a Python program which asks the user to enter a string, then converts it to uppercase and saves it in a JSON file. Then, with another Python program I scan that JSON file for duplicate strings. So when I enter the Greek letter α it gets converted to Α and when I enter ..
As I almost only get results about fonts when I am searching and those don’t really help, I was hoping someone could clarify some about unicode/codepages/character(sets) What is the logical thing to do if I want to see the actual characters in my Ubuntu(20.04) console instead of the rectangle replacements for most of them using ..
(Note, I’m not 100% certain how strings are encoded, the difference between different encoding-schemes etc. thus I might ask a stupid question here. I’m using VScode as IDE and Python 3.8.1) I ran into a problem today, where a customer have sent us an email. I have pulled the email, from Zendesk’s API and wanted ..
I’m using Python 2.7 and unable to upgrade to 3.x just yet. I need to read data from the database and write to a file. Using the database query tool, I see the string I need to retrieve contains the following slanted apostrophe: I’ve When I read the database from python and simply print it ..
Due to the recently discovered Unicode trojan source attacks (also described in PEP 672), I looked a bit deeper into the Unicode/character encoding behaviour of Python Scripts. In Python 2 Unicode encoding had to be enabled with a specific encoding line as defined in PEP 263 and beginning with Python 3 UTF-8 was set as ..
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I’m using the below python 3 script to itterate through a bunch of utf-16-le files and flip the encoding to utf-8. When I’m using hte prefix on the filename (enc_) the script seems to be duplicating files, the output directory contains 146 instead of 73 files, and the duplicate files are named ‘enc_enc_xxxxxxxxx’. If i ..
I have csv file with German letters like Ä. By reading this file on Windows machine with encoding cp1252, everything works fine. Trying same thing on Azure, Linux, getting error like: Result: Failure Exception: UnicodeDecodeError: ‘utf-8’ codec can’t decode byte 0xc4 in position 0 I have tried several different encoding types (ISO-8859-1, latin-1…) and always ..
My problem is as follows: I’m reading a .csv generated by some software and to read it I’m using Pandas. Pandas read the .csv properly but one of the columns stores bytes sequences representing vectors and Pandas stores them as a string. So I have data (string) and I want to use np.frombuffer() to get ..