Re: [Tools-discuss] Xml2rfc web service at https://xml2rfc.tools.ietf.org/experimental.html does not do v3 plaintext

Henrik Levkowetz <henrik@levkowetz.com> Sat, 26 October 2019 17:02 UTC

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Hi Carsten,

This is baffling.  If I download this file and run it locally, I don't get
any errors, but the web service should be using the latest release, so I
wonder where the difference is.  I'll dig further.

	Henrik

On 2019-10-26 18:24, Carsten Bormann wrote:
> On Oct 26, 2019, at 18:03, Carsten Bormann <cabo@tzi.org>; wrote:
>> 
>> FYI: I cannot make the xml2rfc web service at https://xml2rfc.tools.ietf.org/experimental.html work for v3 plaintext.  It complains that it cannot encode a character in ascii, but I didn’t specify ASCII, I asked for plaintext.
> 
> Ha, the tail of the traceback is:
> 
>  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/xml2rfc/util/postal.py", line 179, in get_normalized_address_info
>     writer.note(x, "Postal address check failed for author %s." % full_author_name(author, latin))
>   File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/xml2rfc/writers/base.py", line 1735, in note
>     self.log(self.msg(e, label, text))
>   File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/xml2rfc/writers/base.py", line 1677, in log
>     xml2rfc.log.write(msg)
>   File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/xml2rfc/log.py", line 28, in write
>     write_err.write(' '.join(args))
> UnicodeEncodeError: 'ascii' codec can't encode character u'\xfc' in position 95: ordinal not in range(128)
> 
> So it wanted to complain in ASCII about an author, but couldn’t, because the author isn’t an ASCII person.
> 
> (BTW, I’m still trying to figure out the postal address messages for the ASCII authors.)
> 
> Source file: https://tools.ietf.org/id/draft-ietf-core-resource-directory-23.xml