[Python-Dev] Status on PEP-431 Timezones

Lennart Regebro regebro at gmail.com
Tue Jul 28 07:21:57 CEST 2015

On Tue, Jul 28, 2015 at 3:22 AM, Mark Lawrence <breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> To me a day is precisely 24 hours, no more, no less.


> In my mission critical code, which I use to predict my cashflow, I use code
> such as.
> timedelta(days=14)
> Is somebody now going to tell me that this isn't actually two weeks?

Yes, I'm telling you that, now.

The two claims "One day is always precisely 24 hours" and "14 days is
two weeks" are not both true. You have to choose one.


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