Convert seconds in minutes, hours, days, years ...

Dan Bishop danb_83 at yahoo.com
Fri Jan 17 17:11:32 CET 2003


Loko at caramail.com (Loko) wrote in message news:<399d6c30.0301170024.8142cbf at posting.google.com>...

> This is not exactly what I wanted,I want integers. Thus I wrote : 
> 
>    def Fract_Sec(s):
>        temp = float()
>        temp = float(s) / (60*60*24)
>        d    = int(temp)
>        temp = (temp - d) * 24
>        h = int(temp)
>        temp = (temp - h) * 60
>        m = int(temp)
>        temp = (temp - m) * 60
>        sec = temp
>        return d,h,m,sec
>    #endef Fract_Sec

This could be simplified my using the divmod function.

def fractSec(s):
   years, s = divmod(s, 31556952)
   min, s = divmod(s, 60)
   h, min = divmod(min, 60)
   d, h = divmod(h, 24)
   return years, d, h, min, s




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