[Python-Dev] pathlib - current status of discussions

Fred Drake fred at fdrake.net
Wed Apr 13 15:36:12 EDT 2016

On Wed, Apr 13, 2016 at 3:24 PM, Chris Angelico <rosuav at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is that the intention, or should the exception catching be narrower? I
> know it's clunky to write it in Python, but AIUI it's less so in C:
> try:
>     callme = path.__fspath__
> except AttributeError:
>     pass
> else:
>     path = callme()

+1 for this variant; I really don't like masking errors inside the
__fspath__ implementation.


Fred L. Drake, Jr.    <fred at fdrake.net>
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