Alternative to strptime()?

Skip Montanaro skip at
Mon Sep 11 18:23:54 CEST 2000

>>>>> "Dan" == Dan Schmidt <dfan at> writes:

    Mio> ... we'd like to convert a date-formatted string into a Tuple
    Mio> ... but strptime() appears to be not working in Win32.

    Dan> I bet rfc822.parsedate_tz() will do the job for you.

You might also want to check out Marc-Andre Lemburg's mxDateTime package.
It can parse a lot of date/time formats.  You can find it at

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