- class elapsedtimestr(pasttime, maxdays=5, minseconds=10, shortmonths=True)#
Accepts a datetime object or a string in ISO 8601 format and returns a human-readable string explaining when this time was.
The rules are as follows:
If a time is within the last hour, return ‘XX minutes’
If a time is within the last 24 hours, return ‘XX hours’
If within the last 5 days, return ‘XX days’
If in the same year, print the date without the year
If in a different year, print the date with the whole year
These can be configured as options.
yesterday = sc.datedelta(sc.now(), days=-1) sc.elapsedtimestr(yesterday)