[wingide-users] encoding 2

Wing IDE Support support at wingide.com
Mon Aug 9 11:48:40 EDT 2004

Axel Müller wrote:
> I've done some testing:
> opening an iso-8859 encoded html file works fine. When I open an iso-8859 *.py 
> ...
> I don't want to open an iso-8859 file as utf-8!

This is a bug; 2.0 b5 ignores the default text encoding preference when 
reading and writing Python files.  We've released a patch to fix it at


To install the patch, unpack the tar file in the directory that Wing IDE 
is installed in.

Let us know of any problems,


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