[Python-bugs-list] Re: strop.lowercase/uppercase delivers too much characters (PR#190)
Fri, 11 Feb 2000 15:48:56 -0500 (EST)
> On Mon, Feb 07, 2000 at 12:32:12PM -0500, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > Andreas,
> > This is not a bug; this is because your locale specifies the German
> > language. Those characters, when printed, are accented characters.
> > See docs for the locale module and the unix man page for the setlocale
> > C function for more info.
> it's definitely not a locale problem. There are no locale
> variables set in my enviroment. Also recompiled Python without
> the locale module and I got the same result as described.
> However I could not track down the problem.
Sorry, it still looks like a local issue (since if I set LANG=de I get
the exact output). Your system is probably configured to default to a
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)