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Bug#386256: ITP: python-dateutil -- powerful extensions to python's standard datetime module

Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Guido Guenther <agx@sigxcpu.org>

* Package name    : python-dateutil
  Version         : 1.0
  Upstream Author : Gustavo Niemeyer <gustavo@niemeyer.net>
* URL             : http://labix.org/python-dateutil
* License         : as shipped with python
  Programming Lang: Python
  Description     : powerful extensions to python's standard datetime module

  * computing of relative deltas (next month, next year, next monday, last week
    of month, etc);
  * computing of relative deltas between two given date and/or datetime objects
  * computing of dates based on very flexible recurrence rules, using a superset
    of the iCalendar specification. Parsing of RFC strings is supported as well.
  * generic parsing of dates in almost any string format
  * timezone (tzinfo) implementations for tzfile(5) format files
    (/etc/localtime, /usr/share/zoneinfo, etc), TZ environment string (in all
    known formats), iCalendar format files, given ranges (with help from
    relative deltas), local machine timezone, fixed offset timezone, UTC
  * internal up-to-date world timezone information based on Olson's database.
  * computing of Easter Sunday dates for any given year, using Western, Orthodox
    or Julian algorithms

This package is needed for apples caldav server. GIT is at:

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