Author steven.daprano
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Date 2017-08-16.17:13:13
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I agree that returning type(self) or self.__class__ (not sure which is better) is the right thing to do.

It might be possible to argue that the Python version is buggy, if the C version is treated as the reference implementation and the Python version has to duplicate that. Or if the documentation specifies the C version's behaviour.

But if the precise behaviour is unspecified, or if the Python version is the reference implementation, its best to treat this as an enhancement rather than a bug fix and only apply it to 3.7.

I'm not sure which is the right approach here.
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