Non-ascii characters in an MSDOS window

Bengt Richter bokr at oz.net
Fri Oct 18 21:28:40 CEST 2002


On 18 Oct 2002 18:03:32 +0200, loewis at informatik.hu-berlin.de (Martin v. =?iso-8859-1?q?L=F6wis?=) wrote:

>bokr at oz.net (Bengt Richter) writes:
>
>> I was running python 2.2 on windows NT4, and I think the console is using
>> code page 437. 
>
>That depends on what local version of Windows you use. Use chcp to
>find out the console's code page. On Western European installation,
>it's 850, though.
>
[12:26] C:\pywk\pi>chcp
Active code page: 437

Thanks. Lucky guess ;-)

Regards,
Bengt Richter



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