Date validation

Alex Martelli aleax at
Mon Apr 28 08:48:46 CEST 2003

Asun Friere wrote:
> While checking this out, I noticed that in 2.3a2 imports
> 'datetime,'
> for which there is no python file.  Is this now the wrapper to the
> various clib implementations?

Module datetime, new in 2.3, is a C-coded extension dealing with
date and time computations, and it will hopefully be helpful in
making Python date and time handling less dependend on the quirks
of the underlying C runtime libraries.


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