Author vstinner
Recipients Jim.Jewett, benjamin.peterson, eric.smith, ezio.melotti, loewis, mark.dickinson, python-dev, skrah, vstinner
Date 2012-02-01.00:03:30
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With the changeset 056f5cc8885d, format(1234, 'n') fails in a locale using a non-ASCII thousands separator. Patch showing the problem:

diff --git a/Lib/test/test_format.py b/Lib/test/test_format.py
--- a/Lib/test/test_format.py
+++ b/Lib/test/test_format.py
@@ -1,4 +1,5 @@
 from test.support import verbose, TestFailed
+import locale
 import sys
 import test.support as support
 import unittest
@@ -282,6 +283,19 @@ class FormatTest(unittest.TestCase):
         self.assertEqual(format(1+2j, "\u2007^8"), "\u2007(1+2j)\u2007")
         self.assertEqual(format(0j, "\u2007^4"), "\u20070j\u2007")
 
+    def test_locale(self):
+        try:
+            oldloc = locale.setlocale(locale.LC_ALL, '')
+        except locale.Error as err:
+            self.skipTest("Cannot set locale: {}".format(err))
+        try:
+            sep = locale.localeconv()['thousands_sep']
+            self.assertEqual(format(123456789, "n"),
+                             sep.join(('123', '456', '789')))
+        finally:
+            locale.setlocale(locale.LC_ALL, oldloc)
+
+
 
 def test_main():
     support.run_unittest(FormatTest)
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