[Python-ideas] PEP 428 - object-oriented filesystem paths

Mike Graham mikegraham at gmail.com
Sat Oct 6 20:56:21 CEST 2012

On Sat, Oct 6, 2012 at 2:39 PM, Ethan Furman <ethan at stoneleaf.us> wrote:
> Georg Brandl wrote:
>> If you inherit from str, you cannot override any of the operations that
>> str already has (i.e. __add__, __getitem__).
> Is this a 3.x thing?  My 2.x version of Path overrides many of the str
> methods and works just fine.

This is for theoretical/practical reasons, not technical ones.


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