time, calendar, datetime, etc
tim.one at comcast.net
Sun Aug 3 19:20:03 CEST 2003
[Tim, explains that the datetime module's date ordinals were
deliberately defined to be identical to those used in
> Dershowitz and Reingold's highly regarded "Calendrical Calculations":
[Dennis Lee Bieber]
> Pity the book uses LISP (at least, the first edition did)...
> Even BASIC would be more accessible to most folks <G> (though I would
> prefer a modern BASIC over G-whiz or older).
I'd prefer Python, myself. It would be a fun (for a date weenie <wink>)
project to recode these algorithms Pythonically. I hope someone does.
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