Hulk Hulk - 3 months ago 19
Python Question

python date difference in minutes

How to calculate the difference in time in minutes for the following timestamp in python

2010-01-01 17:31:22
2010-01-03 17:31:22

Answer
from datetime import datetime

fmt = '%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S'
d1 = datetime.strptime('2010-01-01 17:31:22', fmt)
d2 = datetime.strptime('2010-01-03 17:31:22', fmt)

print (d2-d1).days * 24 * 60