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Old 07-26-2009, 10:03 AM   #1
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calibre killed my 505 database...

uploaded a book to my database - got an error - and gone was my database on my 505 with all bookmarks etc.

I'm pissed...

this error came up:

('ascii', 'database/media/books/<name of author removed/name of book removed/name of book removed.lrf', 94, 95, 'ordinal not in range(128)')

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "calibre/gui2/device.pyo", line 57, in run
File "calibre/gui2/device.pyo", line 202, in _sync_booklists
File "calibre/devices/prs505/driver.pyo", line 215, in sync_booklists
File "calibre/devices/prs505/books.pyo", line 354, in write
File "xml/dom/minidom.pyo", line 45, in toxml
File "xml/dom/minidom.pyo", line 57, in toprettyxml
File "xml/dom/minidom.pyo", line 1749, in writexml
File "xml/dom/minidom.pyo", line 817, in writexml
File "xml/dom/minidom.pyo", line 817, in writexml
File "xml/dom/minidom.pyo", line 812, in writexml
File "xml/dom/minidom.pyo", line 303, in _write_data
File "codecs.pyo", line 351, in write
UnicodeDecodeError: 'ascii' codec can't decode byte 0xc3 in position 94: ordinal not in range(128)

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Old 07-26-2009, 10:17 AM   #2
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Found the problem: there is a german 'umlaut' in the title - happens with every
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never happened in older calibre versions... now i'm really pissed...
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Old 07-26-2009, 11:49 AM   #3
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Will be fixed in next release
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