すばらしい:^)

Python 2.5.1 (r251:54863, Sep 13 2007, 14:05:05) 
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IPython 0.8.1 -- An enhanced Interactive Python.
?       -> Introduction to IPython's features.
%magic  -> Information about IPython's 'magic' % functions.
help    -> Python's own help system.
object? -> Details about 'object'. ?object also works, ?? prints more.

In [1]: import locale

In [2]: locale.getdefaultlocale()
Out[2]: ('ja_JP', 'UTF8')