Source code for resqpy.olio.time

""" A very thin wrapper around python datetime functionality, to meet resqml standard."""

import datetime as dt

[docs]def now(use_utc = False): """Returns an iso format string representation of the current time, to the nearest second. argument: use_utc (boolean, default False): if True, the current UTC time is used, otherwise local time returns: string of form YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ssZ representing the current time in iso format note: this is the format used by the resqml standard for representing date-times """ if use_utc: stamp = dt.datetime.utcnow() # NB: naive use of UTC time else: stamp = return str(stamp.isoformat(sep = 'T', timespec = 'seconds')) + 'Z'