[docs] [issue25963] strptime not parsing some timezones
R. David Murray
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Fri Jan 1 15:24:03 EST 2016
R. David Murray added the comment:
The code is shared by the two modules (it's in _strptime.py). So, yes.
There is clearly a doc bug here (%Z needs a footnote in the table in the datetime docs), but there is no practical way to implement the parsing of arbitrary (non-locale) timezone strings, since it is not a one-to-one mapping.
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versions: +Python 2.7, Python 3.6
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