# Thursday, July 14, 2016¶

While repairing test suites, I discovered yet another encoding problem in run_subprocess introduced some days ago: Under Python 2, if the output contains non-asci chars, then we must yes decode it before wrapping it into our msg, but later we must re-encode it because exceptions, in Python 2, don’t want unicode strings.

I also added two command-line options to my pp command. Sometimes I want to run e.g.:

\$ pp -s noi inv test