[Python-3000] __format__ and datetime
eric+python-dev at trueblade.com
Tue Sep 11 14:47:12 CEST 2007
Eric Smith wrote:
> I have a patch to add __format__ to datetime.time, .date, and .datetime.
> For non-empty format_spec's, I just pass on to .strftime. For empty
> format_spec's, it returns str(self).
What's the best way to call str(self)?
I'm currently doing:
if (PyUnicode_GetSize(format) == 0)
return PyObject_CallMethod((PyObject *)self, "__str__", NULL);
Although this works, calling self.__str__ doesn't seem like the right
thing to do.
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