where is the PyString_AsString in Python 3.0?

Stefan Behnel stefan_ml at behnel.de
Sun Mar 8 19:09:55 CET 2009

BigHand wrote:
> I know that there is no PyString_AsString in Python3.0,
> could you guys give me instruction about how can I do with the
> following ?
> PyObject *exc_type = NULL, *exc_value = NULL, *exc_tb = NULL;
> PyErr_Fetch(&exc_type, &exc_value, &exc_tb);
> how do I transfer the exc_type in a char* ?

Are you sure you want the exc_type and not the exc_value? The only major
thing I'd do with the type of an exception is to let Python check for it
using PyErr_ExceptionMatches().


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