[New-bugs-announce] [issue8603] Create a bytes version of os.environ and getenvb()
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Mon May 3 10:56:26 CEST 2010
New submission from STINNER Victor <victor.stinner at haypocalc.com>:
As discussed in issue #8514, I propose a bytes version of os.envionb which would be synchronized with os.environ (which is possible thanks to surrogateescape error handler).
I also propose a os.getenvb()->bytes function.
I don't know yet if it's a good idea of not, but my patch accepts both bytes and str for os.environ(b).get() and os.getenv(b)().
antoine> In posixmodule.c, (...) if memory allocation of the bytes
antoine> object fails, we should error out.
I would require to change also the Windows version and the code specific to OS/2. Ok to do that, but after closing this issue ;-) I don't want to change to much things at the same time.
components: Interpreter Core, Library (Lib), Unicode
nosy: Arfrever, ezio.melotti, gregory.p.smith, haypo, lemburg, loewis, pitrou
title: Create a bytes version of os.environ and getenvb()
versions: Python 3.2
Added file: http://bugs.python.org/file17191/os_environb.patch
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