18846, "aconsroe-hpe", "'DateTime' module review - casing renaming", "2021-12-10T18:56:04Z"
As part of the
DateTime module review, we've identified a number of identifiers that need to be renamed to follow our standard module style guide. This module in particular as a few oddball names that are a bit weird with camelCase due to acronyms like ISO and UTC.
The below table is a list of proposed changes. Many of the identifiers appear more than once and would be changed in all uses (for example there is
proc date.isoformat() and
proc datetime.isoformat(). Also note that there are some concurrent discussions and decisions to be made that may remove some of these, but in the interest of getting the ball rolling and making sure we're happy with these names in the event things are kept, I've included them.
from to notes
In our discussion, it was raised that
Tuesdayetc) might stay capitalized because they are proper nouns
TimeZonecould potentially be spelled
timezone) with the reasoning: