Author amaury.forgeotdarc
Recipients amaury.forgeotdarc, ocean-city
Date 2008-09-30.23:52:04
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I think that your patch works only for terminals where one byte of the 
encoded text is displayed as one character on the terminal. This is not 
true for utf-8 terminals, for example.

In the attached patch, I tried to write some unit tests, (I had to adapt 
the traceback module as well), and one test still fails because the 
captured stderr has a utf-8 encoding.
I think that it's better to count unicode characters.
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2008-09-30 23:52:08amaury.forgeotdarcsetrecipients: + amaury.forgeotdarc, ocean-city
2008-09-30 23:52:08amaury.forgeotdarcsetmessageid: <1222818728.09.0.227952318428.issue2382@psf.upfronthosting.co.za>
2008-09-30 23:52:07amaury.forgeotdarclinkissue2382 messages
2008-09-30 23:52:06amaury.forgeotdarccreate