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It's been sometime since I looked at this issue.  

The main sticking point is passing unittests, and ensuring that there are no backward compatibility issues.

But, since FileType is a standalone class, anyone could put a corrected version in their own workspace without modifying their stock version.  The 'type' parameter is designed for this kind of flexibility - it accepts any callable, whether a function, or a class with a __call__ method.
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