Tkinter - non-ASCII characters in text widgets problem

Sebastian Pająk spconv+m at
Fri Jun 26 00:47:54 CEST 2009

> Can, but should not.
> I read that the problem is when using the Polish language only. Otherwise
> things work normally. Is that correct?

Yes, correct

> If so then byte swap may be a problem.  Using the u'string' should solve
> that. I am assuming you have the Polish alphabet working correctly on your
> machine. I think I read that was so in an earlier posting.
> Are there any problems with his alphabet scrambling on your machine?
> If so that needs investigating.  Here I assume you are reading Polish from
> him on your machine and not a network translator version.

The original thread is here:
I've explained the problem there

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