[Python-Dev] Status on PEP-431 Timezones

Lennart Regebro regebro at gmail.com
Tue Jul 28 14:47:58 CEST 2015


On Tue, Jul 28, 2015 at 1:55 PM, Mark Lawrence <breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> Correct.  What I would like to know is how many people are in my position,
> how many people are in the situation of needing every possible combination
> of dates, times, daylight saving, local time zone rules and anything else
> you can think of under the sun, and how many are on the scale somewhere in
> between these two extremes.

I should also point out that this is not about supporting "everything
under the sun" in any form at all. It's about whether the arithmetic
on a *time zone aware* date time should use that time zone
information, or if the time zone aware datetime should ignore the
attached time zone.

//Lennart


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