[Python-Dev] Pathlib enhancements - acceptable inputs and outputs for __fspath__ and os.fspath()

Koos Zevenhoven k7hoven at gmail.com
Tue Apr 19 08:50:01 EDT 2016

On Tue, Apr 19, 2016 at 2:55 PM, Stephen J. Turnbull <stephen at xemacs.org> wrote:
> AFAICS bytes return from __fspath__ is just YAGNI.  Show me something
> that actually wants it.

It might be, but as long as bytes paths are supported polymorphicly
all over the stdlib, we won't get rid of supporting bytes paths. So
are you proposing to deprecate bytes paths?


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