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[Python-Dev] How to round timestamps and durations?


Am 13.02.2012 13:59, schrieb Victor Stinner:
> Hi,
> 
> My work on the PEP 410 tries to unify the code to manipulate
> timestamps. The problem is that I'm unable to decide how to round
> these numbers.
> 
> Functions using a resolution of 1 second (e.g. time.mktime) expects
> rounding towards zero (ROUND_HALF_DOWN), as does int(float). Example:

FWIW, that's ROUND_DOWN.  ROUND_HALF_DOWN rounds up from > x.5.

Georg