No strptime?

Fredrik Lundh effbot at
Wed May 3 18:42:52 EDT 2000

Daley, MarkX <markx.daley at> wrote:
> I couldn't figure out why time.strptime kept returning an attribute error,
> until I imported time and used the dir() function on it.  That function
> wasn't there!  Has it been taken out, or is it just missing from my

    strptime (string[, format])
    Parse a string representing a time according to a format. /.../
    Availability: Most modern Unix systems.

if it's not there, it's probably not supported on your platform.


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