Python date time API

Jason Scheirer jason.scheirer at
Mon Apr 26 18:01:27 CEST 2010

On Apr 26, 8:21 am, rk <kadambi... at> wrote:
> Hi,
>  I am python novice, trying to convert a boost::gregorian::date out to
> python using PyDateTime C-api interface. I was coring because the C-
> API failed to initialize. The error was:
> AttributeError: "module" object has not attribute datetime_CAPI
> As indicated by the error, a dir(datetime) gives me the following
> output.
> ['MAXYEAR', 'MINYEAR', '__doc__', '__file__', '__name__', 'date',
> 'datetime', 'time', 'timedelta', 'tzinfo']
> I am note sure why datetime_CAPI is missing? I would appreciate any
> input.
> Regards,
> Ramesh

You MUST use the PyDateTime_IMPORT; macro at the top ov EVERY scope in
which you are using the DateTime C API.

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