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Date 2015-03-28.10:47:54
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I'm seeing a random traceback when starting a new thread on Mac OS X 10.10.2 with python 3.4.3 final.

Exception in thread Thread-1:
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.4/lib/python3.4/threading.py", line 920, in _bootstrap_inner
    self.run()
  File "/Users/barry/wc/svn/pysvn-phoenix/WorkBench/Source/wb_background_thread.py", line 40, in run
    self.app.log.info( 'BackgroundThread locale %r' % (locale.getlocale(),) )
  File "/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.4/lib/python3.4/locale.py", line 575, in getlocale
    return _parse_localename(localename)
  File "/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.4/lib/python3.4/locale.py", line 484, in _parse_localename
    raise ValueError('unknown locale: %s' % localename)
ValueError: unknown locale: UTF-8

Adding a time.sleep( 5 ) prevents the traceback.

Using _locale.setlocale( locale.LC_ALL, None ) to see the state with locale.py interfering it looks like the locale is being initialised in the thread after run() is called. (Make no sense to me, but I can reproduce).

I have failed to create a small script to show this bug.
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