idle 1.6 bug on Windows?

Neil Hodgson neilh at
Thu Sep 7 12:36:07 CEST 2000

Li Dongfeng wrote:
> I have also found similar problem in a Chinese Win98 system,
> using the new python 2.0b1 install.
> When I tried to input Chinese(using GB2312 encoding) to
> an IDLE source window, the characters are not displayed as
> expected. And when I tried to delete them, the program
> simply GP faulted.

   I tried to paste
   where @ is [cyrillic small letter tse] and IDLE exited with no message.

   Trying to use a Russian locale and typing the "q" key results in an "e"
with accent appearing rather than the above mentioned character.


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