[Python-Dev] Backporting PEP 3101 to 2.6

André Malo nd at perlig.de
Sun Feb 17 10:26:21 CET 2008

* Eric Smith wrote:

> André Malo wrote:
> > I guess, a clean and complete solution (besides re-implementing the
> > whole thing) would be to resolve each single format character with
> > strftime, decode according to the locale and re-assemble the result
> > string piece by piece. Doh!
> That's along the lines of what I was thinking.  strftime already does
> some of this to support %[zZ].
> But now that I look at time.strftime in py3k, it's converting the entire
> unicode string to a char string with PyUnicode_AsString, then converting
> back with PyUnicode_Decode.

Looks wrong to me, too... :-)

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