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Author pitrou
Recipients gvanrossum, larry, loewis, pitrou, r.david.murray
Date 2012-02-26.16:05:34
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How about a separate float attribute for the fractional part (in seconds)? This gives a femtosecond precision (assuming a 50 bits mantissa). The utime() could accept a (integral part, fractional part) tuple to set a timestamp without losing bits.

(PHP does something similar, but badly, with its microtime() function:
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