[Bug 365534] Re: IDLE crashes on code completion

Matthias Klose doko at ubuntu.com
Mon Sep 10 11:18:35 UTC 2012

** Changed in: python3.2 (Ubuntu)
       Status: Confirmed => Fix Released

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  IDLE crashes on code completion

Status in Python:
  Fix Released
Status in “python3.2” package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released

Bug description:
  Binary package hint: idle-python3.0

  1.Launch IDLE for Python3
  2.Press Ctrl-Space
  3.IDLE will crash with traceback:

  Traceback (most recent call last):
    File "/usr/bin/idle-python3.0", line 5, in <module>
    File "/usr/lib/python3.0/idlelib/PyShell.py", line 1407, in main
    File "/usr/lib/python3.0/tkinter/__init__.py", line 1012, in mainloop
  UnicodeDecodeError: 'utf8' codec can't decode bytes in position 0-1: illegal encoding

  Note: selecting Edit->Show Completions seems to work ok

  First report: Jaunty
  Last check: Oneiric Alpha3

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