Is unicode.lower() locale-independent?

Robert Kern robert.kern at
Sun Jan 13 03:11:29 CET 2008

Martin v. Löwis wrote:
>> Even if towlower() gets used? I've found an explicit statement that the
>> conversion it does can be locale-specific:
> Right. However, the build option of Python where that's the case is
> deprecated.

Excellent. Thank you.

Robert Kern

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