[spambayes-dev] RE: [Python-Dev] RE: [Spambayes] Question (orpossibly a bug report)

Martin v. L÷wis martin@v.loewis.de
27 Jul 2003 23:42:40 +0200

"Tim Peters" <tim.one@comcast.net> writes:

> At least Win32's *native* notions of locale are  settable on a
> per-thread basis; C's notion is a global hammer; it's unclear to me why MS's
> code is even touching C's notion.

Because they want a locale-aware atof(), and there is no equivalent
API function that uses the thread locale?