[Python-Dev] pathlib - current status of discussions

Ethan Furman ethan at stoneleaf.us
Thu Apr 14 12:39:06 EDT 2016

On 04/14/2016 09:09 AM, Victor Stinner wrote:
> 2016-04-14 16:54 GMT+02:00 Ethan Furman:

>>> I consider that the final goal of the whole discussion is to support
>>> something like:
>>>       path = os.path.join(pathlib_path, "str_path", direntry)
>>> (...)
>>> I expect that DirEntry.__fspath__ uses os.fsdecode() to return str,
>>> just to make my life easier.
>> This would be where we strongly disagree.
> FYI it's ok that we disagree on this point, at least I expressed my opinion ;-)

Absolutely.  I appreciate you explaining your point of view.

> At least, we now identified better a point of disagreement.

Agreed.  :)


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