[Python-Dev] Pathlib enhancments - method name only
ethan at stoneleaf.us
Fri Apr 8 14:13:47 EDT 2016
On 04/08/2016 10:46 AM, Koos Zevenhoven wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 8, 2016 at 7:42 PM, Chris Barker wrote:
>> On Fri, Apr 8, 2016 at 9:02 AM, Koos Zevenhoven wrote:
>>> I'm still thinking a little bit about 'pathname', which to me sounds
>>> more like a string than fspath does.
>> I like that a lot - or even "__pathstr__" or "__pathstring__"
>> after all, we're making a big deal out of the fact that a path is
>> *not a string*, but rather a string is a *representation* (or
>> serialization) of a path.
That's a decent point.
So the plausible choices are, I think:
- __fspath__ # File System Path -- possible confusion with Path
- __fsstr__ # File System String
- __fspathstr__ # File System Path String -- zero ambiguity, but
# what a mouthful
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