[Python-Dev] Deprecate `from __future__ import unicode_literals`?

Serhiy Storchaka storchaka at gmail.com
Sat Dec 17 04:06:37 EST 2016

On 16.12.16 21:24, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> e.g. the argument to getattr() -- I still hear of code that breaks due
> to this occasionally)

What is the problem with unicode in getattr()? Unicode attribute name is 
converted to str, and since the result is cached, this even don't add 
much overhead.

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