[pypy-issue] Issue #1953: PyPy3 2.4.0 - IDLE (pypy/pypy)

Simon B. issues-reply at bitbucket.org
Fri Jan 2 21:20:09 CET 2015

New issue 1953: PyPy3 2.4.0 - IDLE

Simon B.:

# Using IDLE with PyPy3 2.4.0 #

When typing in IDLE under PyPy3 (2.4.0) lots of errors are shown in the console (TypeError: String does not support the buffer interface) , after pressing enter, the program hangs forever.

To fix:
change line 442 in lib_pypy/_tkinter/app.py from

if '\x00' in s:


if b'\x00' in s:

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