[Python-Dev] Patch making the current email package (mostly) support bytes

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at python.org
Sun Oct 3 02:15:57 CEST 2010

2010/10/2 R. David Murray <rdmurray at bitdance.com>:
> Regardless of whether or not this patch or a descendant thereof is
> accepted I still intend to continue working on email6.  There are many
> other bugs in the current email package that require a rewrite of parts
> of its infrastructure, and the email-sig is agreed that the email API
> needs revision quite apart from the bytes/string issues.  However, there
> is something pleasing about the simplicity of this way of handling bytes
> that I intend to consider carefully while we work further on email6.

And how would this addition interact with changes in email6?


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