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# reuse freely
from datetime import datetime, timezone, timedelta
# usage: naturaltime.to_text(some_datetime)
def past(dt, dif):
if dif.days > 2:
return '%d days ago' % int(dif.days)
if dif.days > 1:
return 'yesterday at %s' % dt.strftime('%I:%M %p')
if dif.seconds <= 60:
return '%d seconds ago' % int(dif.seconds)
if dif.seconds <= (60 * 10):
return '%d minutes, %d seconds ago' % \
(int(dif.seconds / 60), int(dif.seconds) % 60)
if dif.seconds <= (60 * 60):
return 'about %d minutes ago' % int(dif.seconds / 60)
return '%d hours, %d minutes ago' % \
(int(dif.seconds / (60 * 60)), int(dif.seconds / 60) % 60)
def future(dt, dif):
if dif.days > 2:
return 'in %d days time' % int(dif.days)
if dif.days > 1:
return 'tomorrow at %s' % dt.strftime('%I:%M %p')
if dif.seconds <= 60:
return '%d seconds from now' % int(dif.seconds)
if dif.seconds <= (60 * 10):
return '%d minutes, %d seconds from now' % \
(int(dif.seconds / 60), int(dif.seconds) % 60)
if dif.seconds <= (60 * 60):
return 'about %d minutes from now' % int(dif.seconds / 60)
return '%d hours, %d minutes from now' % \
(int(dif.seconds / (60 * 60)), int(dif.seconds / 60) % 60)
def to_text(dt):
now = datetime.now(timezone.utc)
dif = dt - now
smalld = timedelta(seconds=5)
if dif < smalld:
if abs(dif) < smalld: return 'just now'
return past(dt, abs(dif))
else:
if abs(dif) < smalld: return 'now'
return future(dt, abs(dif))
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