[Tutor] Through a glass, darkly: the datetime module

Steven D'Aprano steve at pearwood.info
Sun Oct 7 03:50:36 CEST 2012

On 07/10/12 12:08, Richard D. Moores wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 6, 2012 at 4:42 PM, Mark Lawrence<breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk>  wrote:
>> Use calendar.day_name.
> How?

By reading the Fine Manual.


which is so short that I can copy it here:

     An array that represents the abbreviated days of the week in
     the current locale.

Like other arrays, lists, tuples etc., you use it by getting the
item at position n:

py> import calendar
py> calendar.day_name[1]


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