Author belopolsky
Recipients Arfrever, belopolsky, loewis, vstinner
Date 2012-01-27.22:07:19
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Can we pick an API for this functionality that does not follow the worst of design anti-patterns?  Constant arguments, varying return type, hidden import, and the list can go on.

What is wrong with simply creating a new module, say "hirestime" with functions called decimal_time(), float_time(), datetime_time() and whatever else you would like.  Let's keep the good old 'time' module simple.
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