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Kennedy Malonga18,790 Points
Create a new function named from_string that takes two arguments: a date as a string and an strftime-compatible format s
struggling with writing 2strings
## Examples # to_string(datetime_object) => "24 September 2012" # from_string("09/24/12 18:30", "%m/%d/%y %H:%M") => datetime import datetime def to_string(date1): return date1.strftime('%d %B %Y') def from_string(date1, datetime2): return datetime
Steven Parker212,257 Points
You won't want to call your return value "datetime", that would cause the imported module name to be overwritten inside the function. This cuts off access to datetime module functions.
Tip: avoid using module names or built-in function names as parameter or variable names.
Then, for from_string, you will need to call the constructor method datetime.datetime.strptime(string, format) where the string and format are passed into the function.
For more info, see strptime in the docss,