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Python Dates and Times in Python Dates and Times Time Tango

Trouble with datetime combine

Hey, I'm having trouble with my code where I'm trying to combine date and time. I have a feeling it has to do with using the wrong arguments on datetime.combine. I looked up the documentation and it seems that I may have to pull the variables off my date and time separately, then input them back into the combine method. Is there a simpler way to go about this?

combo.py
import datetime

def time_tango(date, time):
  d = datetime.datetime.strptime(str(date), '%x')
  t = datetime.datetime.strptime(str(date), '%X')
  return datetime.datetime.combine(datetime.date(d), datetime.time(t))

1 Answer

Nevermind, I just used the combine method on the date and the time. It was much simpler than I had anticipated.