[Python-Dev] proposal: add basic time type to the standard library

Skip Montanaro skip@pobox.com
Tue, 26 Feb 2002 15:00:40 -0600

    Guido> The timetuple() method provides access to all of these
    Guido> simultaneously.  Isn't that enough?  t.year() could be spelled as
    Guido> t.timetuple()[0].

Since we're discussing an abstract type it probably doesn't apply directly,
but perhaps timetuple() could be specified to return a super-tuple like
os.stat() does...