Switched to stdout codec, and switched ignore to replace. This could be a teaching...
authorTommy Guy <richardtguy84@gmail.com>
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:36:48 +0000 (16:36 -0700)
committerTommy Guy <richardtguy84@gmail.com>
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:36:48 +0000 (16:36 -0700)
tweepy/models.py

index 0db677e..af80986 100644 (file)
@@ -77,9 +77,10 @@ class Status(Model):
         status = cls(api)
 
         # I'm not proud. Blame billg.
-        json['text'] = str(json['text'].encode('ascii', 'ignore'))[2:-1]
+        import sys
+        json['text'] = str(json['text'].encode(sys.stdout.encoding, 'replace'))[2:-1]
         if 'user' in json:
-            json['user']['screen_name'] = str(json['user']['screen_name'].encode('ascii', 'ignore'))[2:-1]
+            json['user']['screen_name'] = str(json['user']['screen_name'].encode(sys.stdout.encoding, 'replace'))[2:-1]
 
         setattr(status, '_json', json)
         for k, v in json.items():

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