Checking for valid date input and convert appropriately

Lele Gaifax lele at
Fri Feb 22 14:35:31 CET 2013

Ferrous Cranus <nikos.gr33k at> writes:

> Let me ask it like this:
> How can i avoid using try: except: for checkign the date but instead check it with an if statement:

Let me answer this way: you can't, without resorting to the simple
helper functions I wrote in my previous message. 

Why do you dislike that solution?

ciao, lele.
nickname: Lele Gaifax | Quando vivrò di quello che ho pensato ieri
real: Emanuele Gaifas | comincerò ad aver paura di chi mi copia.
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