30 Mar 2016 30 Mar '16
On Wed, 30 Mar 2016 at 11:10 Ethan Furman firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
On 03/30/2016 10:51 AM, Koos Zevenhoven wrote:
I wonder if it is still possible to rename pathlib attributes (and keep the old ones as deprecated aliases for a while), now that the adoption of pathlib is still limited.
The `.path` attribute, which seems a silly name, I look at as being necessary for compatibility with DirEntry.
I don't remember the exact issue that tracked the discussion, but there was back-and-forth on that attribute name and in the end Guido chose `path`.