[Python-Dev] Pathlib enhancments - method name only

Paul Moore p.f.moore at gmail.com
Sun Apr 10 03:58:06 EDT 2016

On 10 April 2016 at 08:36, Nick Coghlan <ncoghlan at gmail.com> wrote:
> In addition to the existing "str(pathobj)", a "path" property was
> recently added for that purpose:
>    >>> import pathlib
>    >>> pathlib.PureWindowsPath(".")
>    PureWindowsPath('.')
>    >>> pathlib.PureWindowsPath(".").path
>    '.'
> (The specific property name was chosen to match os.scandir's DirEntry.path)

I believe that under the current proposal, the ".path" property will
be removed again in favour of the new protocol, so the only actual
option would be str(pathobj).


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