[Python-Dev] Inconsistencies if locale and filesystem encodings are different

Victor Stinner victor.stinner at haypocalc.com
Thu Oct 7 21:12:13 CEST 2010

Le jeudi 07 octobre 2010 18:44:19, Oleg Broytman a écrit :
> On Thu, Oct 07, 2010 at 06:35:09PM +0200, M.-A. Lemburg wrote:
> > It is well possible that the two are different. Mac OS X is
> > just one example. Another common example is having a Unix
> > account using the C locale (=ASCII) while working on a UTF-8
> > file system.
>    My filesystems are always koi8-r, but sometimes I work with programs in
> utf-8 locale. Just an example...

Are programs able to display correctly non-ascii filenames if your locale 
encoding is different than your filesystem encoding?

Victor Stinner

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