Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 219517
socket errors are not properly encoded
Last modified: 2009-07-14 13:00:30 EDT
Description of problem:
multibyte characters in error messages (probably set in socketmodule.c) are not
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. $ export LANG=tr_TR.UTF-8
2. set nameserver to an invalid address in /etc/resolv.conf
3. $ python
>>> import locale, urllib, urllib2
>>> locale.setlocale (locale.LC_ALL, "")
>>> urllib.urlopen ("http://www.fedoraproject.org")
>>> urllib2.urlopen ("http://www.fedoraproject.org")
IOError: [Errno socket error] (-3, '\xc4\xb0sim
urllib2.URLError: <urlopen error (-3, '\xc4\xb0sim
IOError: [Errno socket error] (-3, 'İsim çözünürlüğünde geçici başarısızlık')
urllib2.URLError: <urlopen error (-3, 'İsim çözünürlüğünde geçici başarısızlık')>
*** Bug 211640 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
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