Date manipulation and Java 'interface' equivalents

Jeff Bauer jbauer at
Mon Nov 6 00:37:53 CET 2000

Martin Christensen wrote:
> First of all, I am doing some statistics with a PostgreSQL database,
> and for this I need to manipulate some dates, ie. add a week to this
> date or subtract a month from another. I didn't find any obvious
> candidates for this kind of date math in the library reference. Now,
> _of course_ this can be done in Python rather than forcing me to use
> the DBMS for this, but... erm... how?

I have a Python date class available on the Starship.  Some
people are using it for work with PostgreSQL.

-Jeff Bauer

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