Python time class

Oleg Broytmann phd at phd.fep.ru
Mon May 21 15:06:35 CEST 2001


On 21 May 2001, Remco Gerlich wrote:
> Oleg Broytmann <phd at phd.fep.ru> wrote in comp.lang.python:
> > On Fri, 18 May 2001, Werner Geuens wrote:
> > > You may have noticed that at least one function - strptime() - doesn't work
> > > on at least one platform.
> > > Yes, THAT platform.
>
> The parent post never got here, Andrew Markebo wrote a pure Python
> strptime.py, find it at http://www.fukt.hk-r.se/~flognat/hacks/
>
> Locale support isn't there, but if you need only English or Swedish dates,
> it works fine.
>
> >    Well, let us return to our muttons. You DO need strptime()
> > implementation? It is not our responsibility to bring it to you. Hey, in
> > the world of free software it is YOUR responsibility to bring it to us!
>
> But somebody else already did :)

   I knew it for ages. I even wrote Russian translation for it :)

Oleg.
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