[Datetime-SIG] PEP-0500 (Alternative datetime arithmetic) Was: PEP 495 ... is ready ...

Ethan Furman ethan at stoneleaf.us
Wed Aug 19 18:47:38 CEST 2015

On 08/19/2015 09:15 AM, Alexander Belopolsky wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 19, 2015 at 11:55 AM, Guido van Rossum wrote:

>> That does not sound like what I was proposing (as a hack) -- it simply
>> exchanges one bug for another.
> No, it is not a bug.

Po-tay-to, po-tah-to.  ;)

 From my point of view, a time represented by the opposite DST setting is invalid -- and I guarantee it will trip somebody up: most folks don't expect a local time to be in the opposite DST setting 
(and yes, an aware time is still local to the people in that zone).


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