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Re: [PATCHv2 0/6] git-p4: some small fixes updated

On Tue, Jun 12, 2018 at 5:49 PM, Luke Diamand <luke@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Thanks. While on the subject of git-p4, I thought I should mention
> that I've been looking at getting git-p4 to work with Python3.
> I've got some low risk easy (mostly automated) changes which get it to
> the point where it compiles. After that I have to figure out how to
> fix the byte-vs-string unicode problem that Python3 brings. [...]

See how reposurgeon handles the problem[1]. It defines polystr() and
polybytes() functions which coerce strings and byte sequences as
needed. It's not pretty, but it works.

[1]: https://gitlab.com/esr/reposurgeon/blob/master/reposurgeon#L100