lubuntu-software-center crashed with UnicodeEncodeError in decode : ascii codec can t encode character u xfc in position 1: ordinal not in range 128

Bug #1155449 reported by Rakesh Dhawan on 2013-03-15
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
lubuntu-software-center (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Opened Lbuntu SC, started to search for RSS reader and boom it crashed without closing SC window.

Linux RDBytes 3.2.0-38-generic #61-Ubuntu SMP Tue Feb 19 12:18:21 UTC 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: lubuntu-software-center 0.0.5~bzr135-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-38.61-generic 3.2.37
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-38-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu17.1
Architecture: amd64
Date: Fri Mar 15 11:12:33 2013
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/lubuntu-software-center
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Release amd64 (20120425)
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.7
MarkForUpload: True
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcCmdline: python /usr/bin/lubuntu-software-center
PythonArgs: ['/usr/bin/lubuntu-software-center']
SourcePackage: lubuntu-software-center
Title: lubuntu-software-center crashed with UnicodeEncodeError in decode(): 'ascii' codec can't encode character u'\xfc' in position 1: ordinal not in range(128)
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
UserGroups: adm cdrom dip lpadmin plugdev sambashare sudo

tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
Changed in lubuntu-software-center (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Julien Lavergne (gilir) on 2013-04-08
information type: Private → Public
Changed in lubuntu-software-center (Ubuntu):
status: New → In Progress
assignee: nobody → Julien Lavergne (gilir)
Julien Lavergne (gilir) wrote :

This bug may be fixed in Lubuntu 13.04

Changed in lubuntu-software-center (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → New
assignee: Julien Lavergne (gilir) → nobody
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