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Author mcepl
Recipients BreamoreBoy, eric.smith, loewis, mark.dickinson, mcepl, skrah
Date 2013-10-22.11:31:38
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Hmm, so with this patch

diff -up Python-3.Lib/test/ Python-3.Lib/test/
--- Python-3.Lib/test/  2013-10-22 10:05:12.253426746 +0200
+++ Python-3.Lib/test/        2013-10-22 10:16:58.510530570 +0200
@@ -288,7 +288,7 @@ class FormatTest(unittest.TestCase):
     def test_locale(self):
             oldloc = locale.setlocale(locale.LC_ALL)
-            locale.setlocale(locale.LC_ALL, '')
+            locale.setlocale(locale.LC_ALL, 'ps_AF')
         except locale.Error as err:
             self.skipTest("Cannot set locale: {}".format(err))

(or any other explicit locale, I have tried also en_IE) test doesn't fail.

Using Python-3.3.2 on RHEL-6 (kernel 2.6.32-358.23.2.el6.i686).
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