1. Armin Rigo
  2. cpython-withatomic


Guido van Rossum  committed c4442fb

In order to make this test work on Windows, the test locale has to be
set to 'en' there -- Windows does not understand the 'en_US' locale.
The test succeeds there.

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File Lib/test/test_locale.py

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 from test_support import verbose
 import locale
+import sys
 oldlocale = locale.setlocale(locale.LC_NUMERIC)
+tloc = "en_US"
+if sys.platform[:3] == "win":
+    tloc = "en"
-    locale.setlocale(locale.LC_NUMERIC, "en_US")
+    locale.setlocale(locale.LC_NUMERIC, tloc)
 except locale.Error:
-    raise ImportError, "test locale en_US not supported"
+    raise ImportError, "test locale %s not supported" % tloc
 def testformat(formatstr, value, grouping = 0, output=None):
     if verbose: