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Posted · Cura don´t Slice to Gcode

Hi everybody,

I have an problem with Cura R4, when i start to slice it shows the following error on the Command Window :

F:\extruder_clamp_Centre1.stl 0

Exception in thread Thread-3:

Traceback (most recent call last):

File "F:\Cura_RC4\python\lib\threading.py", line 552, in __bootstrap_inner

self.run()

File "F:\Cura_RC4\Cura\gui\sliceProgessPanel.py", line 127, in run

p = subprocess.Popen(self.cmdList[self.fileIdx], stdout=subprocess.PIPE, std err=subprocess.STDOUT)

File "F:\Cura_RC4\python\lib\subprocess.py", line 679, in __init__errread, errwrite)

File "F:\Cura_RC4\python\lib\subprocess.py", line 893, in _execute_child

startupinfo)

UnicodeEncodeError: 'ascii' codec can't encode character u'\xf6' in position 1410: ordinal not in range(128)

The file is an STL from Thingiverse "http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:25490" - "extruder_clamp_Centre1.stl"

Can me help some one?

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    Posted · Cura don´t Slice to Gcode

    This is a bug with none ascii characters in filenames. It's been fixed for the next version.

    Usually it's Russian characters, or characters with accents that cause this. It doesn't have to be in the filename, can also be in the path.

    (It's actually a bug in the windows python version, and it only happens for windows, so it took me a bit of time to track down)

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    Posted · Cura don´t Slice to Gcode

    Hi Daid,

    I have a new Problem with Cura Slide.

    Do you know what the Error Mean?

    "Something went wrong during slicing"

    The Log File:

    File F:\Cura Temp\Türkeil.stl is being chain exported.

    Carve procedure took 1 second.

    Preface procedure took 1 second.

    Inset procedure took 13 seconds.

    Fill procedure took 59 seconds.

    Speed procedure took 1 second.

    Raft procedure took 1 second.

    Skirt procedure took 0 seconds.

    Comb procedure took 0 seconds.

    Cool procedure took 1 second.

    Dimension procedure took 1 second.

    Traceback (most recent call last):

    File "app_main.py", line 51, in run_toplevel

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\cura.py", line 80, in

    main()

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\cura.py", line 72, in main

    sliceRun.runSlice(args)

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\util\sliceRun.py", line 81, in runSlice

    skeinforge_craft.writeOutput(fileName)

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\cura_sf\skeinforge_application\skeinforge_utilities\skeinforge_craft.py", line 135, in writeOutput

    return pluginModule.writeOutput(fileName, shouldAnalyze)

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\cura_sf\skeinforge_application\skeinforge_plugins\craft_plugins\export.py", line 275, in writeOutput

    gcodeText = skeinforge_craft.getChainTextFromProcedures(fileName, procedures[: -1], gcodeText)

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\cura_sf\skeinforge_application\skeinforge_utilities\skeinforge_craft.py", line 44, in getChainTextFromProcedures

    text = craftModule.getCraftedText(fileName, text)

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\cura_sf\skeinforge_application\skeinforge_plugins\craft_plugins\alteration.py", line 96, in getCraftedText

    return getCraftedTextFromText(archive.getTextIfEmpty(fileName, text), repository, fileName)

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\cura_sf\skeinforge_application\skeinforge_plugins\craft_plugins\alteration.py", line 106, in getCraftedTextFromText

    return AlterationSkein().getCraftedGcode(gcodeText, repository, fileName)

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\cura_sf\skeinforge_application\skeinforge_plugins\craft_plugins\alteration.py", line 182, in getCraftedGcode

    self.addFromUpperLowerFile(repository.nameOfStartFile.value) # Add a start file if it exists.

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\cura_sf\skeinforge_application\skeinforge_plugins\craft_plugins\alteration.py", line 174, in addFromUpperLowerFile

    self.distanceFeedRate.addLinesSetAbsoluteDistanceMode(alterationFileLines)

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\cura_sf\fabmetheus_utilities\gcodec.py", line 361, in addLinesSetAbsoluteDistanceMode

    self.addLine('()' + line)

    File "F:\Ultimaker\Cura 12_08\Cura_12.08\Cura\cura_sf\fabmetheus_utilities\gcodec.py", line 330, in addLine

    self.output.write(line + '\n')

    UnicodeEncodeError: 'ascii' codec can't encode character u'\xfc' in position 53: ordinal not in range(128)

    Where does i find the Unicode?

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    Posted · Cura don´t Slice to Gcode

    I think I know where it goes wrong. Could you try removing the {filename} tag from the start code to see if that solves it? I thought I tested that... but looks like it is causing problems with none-acsii chars.

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    Posted · Cura don´t Slice to Gcode

    Daid, your a little wizzard. :lol:

    That was the problem.

    Thank you :D

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