[Biopython-dev] Running unit tests on non-English OS

Peter biopython at maubp.freeserve.co.uk
Wed Jun 30 10:19:19 UTC 2010

On Wed, Jun 30, 2010 at 4:27 AM, Konstantin Okonechnikov
<k.okonechnikov at gmail.com> wrote:
> Peter,
> actually the problems with Entrez tools are Unicode related.
> I suppose, that the test failures are related with  the current working dir
> path: it contains a non-English word in it, thus it can not be represented
> as an ascii string.
> Also there are similar problems with Genbank to Sql tests.
> Please, see the error-log attached.

Thank you for the error log. Yes, there do seem to be problems
with having the source code under a unicode path. Could you
try moving the folder from /home/okko/работа/biopython to
/home/okko/biopython and repeat the test? That would help
confirm this hypothesis.


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