[Python-Dev] Issue 1170: Unicode for ‘shlex’

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at python.org
Sat Aug 22 08:07:52 CEST 2009

2009/8/21 Ben Finney <ben+python at benfinney.id.au>:
> Howdy all,
> What is the procedure for finding out why an issue hasn't progressed? I
> don't want to fill the bug database with such noise.

In this case, it's probably because no one officially maintains the
shlex module at the moment.

> In the case of <URL:http://bugs.python.org/issue1170> (“shlex have
> problems with parsing unicode”), the problem is apparently addressed by
> a patch, assigned to that issue since 2007-12-22. There is no indication
> in the report why it's not yet applied.

I will leave a few initial comments.
> I'd really like this fixed in the 2.x series if possible.


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