Bug report #22031

v.clean UnicodeDecodeError when special character (German Umlaute) in path

Added by Wolfgang Meinolf over 4 years ago. Updated over 4 years ago.

Affected QGIS version:3.6.2 Regression?:No
Operating System:Windows 7 SP1 Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:29845


v.clean stops processing with following error statement:
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "C:/OSGEO4~1/apps/qgis/./python/plugins\processing\algs\grass7\Grass7Algorithm.py", line 427, in processAlgorithm
Grass7Utils.executeGrass(self.commands, feedback, self.outputCommands)
File "C:/OSGEO4~1/apps/qgis/./python/plugins\processing\algs\grass7\Grass7Utils.py", line 393, in executeGrass
for line in iter(proc.stdout.readline, ''):
File "C:\OSGEO4~1\apps\Python37\lib\encodings\cp1252.py", line 23, in decode
return codecs.charmap_decode(input,self.errors,decoding_table)[0]
UnicodeDecodeError: 'charmap' codec can't decode byte 0x81 in position 179: character maps to <undefined>
Path to .qgz and .gpkg files contains the word Thüringen(C:\User\.........\Work\Thüringen\1905...). Once, the path name is changed to Thueringen C:\User.........\Work\Thueringen\190508 Neue Analysegebiete, no error occurrs.


#1 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 4 years ago

  • Status changed from Open to Feedback

Duplicate of #21897 ?

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