[Datetime-SIG] Calendar vs timespan calculations...

Ethan Furman ethan at stoneleaf.us
Sun Aug 2 20:52:10 CEST 2015


On 08/02/2015 10:32 AM, Łukasz Rekucki wrote:

> I don't have much time to respond now, but please don't add leap seconds. People
>  are actively working to get rid of them entirely and they are never useful on the
> business level which this module is aimed at.

I don't know whether we should add support for leap-seconds to the new strict tzinfo, but I will mention that the proposal to get rid of them keeps being postponed, and leap seconds are actively 
harming the business community precisely because they are not being accounted for.

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~Ethan~


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