is imaplib 8bit clean?

Vincent Trussart trussarv at
Wed Apr 7 02:01:54 CEST 1999

I am trying to fetch headers from messages on a imap4 server
that contains french characters (éàç). Instead of getting
the correct message I get things like 


How should I handle this?

thanks a lot

(i would prefer an answer by email)
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