Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 545422
UnicodeEncodeError during preupgrade
Last modified: 2015-05-04 21:34:51 EDT
Description of problem:
I'm hitting the following problem:
# preupgrade-cli "Fedora 12 (Constantine)"
zlib-devel.x86_64 1.2.3-23.fc12 preupgrade-fedora
zlib-static.x86_64 1.2.3-23.fc12 preupgrade-fedora
zvbi.x86_64 0.2.33-4.fc12 preupgrade-fedora
zziplib.x86_64 0.13.49-8.fc12 preupgrade-fedora
Total download size: 1.7GB
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/share/preupgrade/preupgrade-cli.py", line 312, in <module>
File "/usr/share/preupgrade/preupgrade-cli.py", line 250, in main
if not self.userconfirm():
File "/usr/share/yum-cli/output.py", line 629, in userconfirm
choice = raw_input(_('Is this ok [y/N]: '))
UnicodeEncodeError: 'ascii' codec can't encode characters in position 0-8: ordinal not in range(128)
My current locale is ru_RU.UTF-8. I suspect that the message gets localized, but the result string doesn't get encoded properly.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
This is an obvious dupe of bug 539246 which more or less reproduces bug 510683 (older but no with stack).
Shouldn't they all be made dupes of one, preferably bug 539246?
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