Use text types for HTTP methods
Review Request #10695 — Created Sept. 6, 2019 and updated — Latest diff uploaded
The DVCS-specific API resources were incorrectly using byte strings for
their method names. On Python 2, this would result in sending
HTTP POST, but on Python 3 we would send
HTTP b'POST'and end up
getting HTTP 400 errors back. If we use the text type, it works on both
Python 2 and Python 3.
Confirmed the following on Python versions 2.7, 3.5, 3.6, and 3.7:
- With this entire patch stack (/r/10685, /r/10696, and /r/10697),
rbt postis able to create review requests with commit history.