Converting DD MM YYYY into YYYY-MM-DD?

Gilles Ganault nospam at
Tue Aug 18 12:21:07 CEST 2009

On Tue, 18 Aug 2009 20:03:47 +1000, Ben Finney
<ben+python at> wrote:
>The principles of handling text in Python: Get it to internal Unicode
>objects as soon as possible, handle it as Unicode for as long as
>possible, and only encode it to some byte stream for output as late as

Thanks much for the tip. I'll keep that in mind when I have strings
with accents.

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