Commit 7937218b authored by Cqoicebordel's avatar Cqoicebordel
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Use human readable date

For DoB and DoD, wikipedia use a non standard ISO format, not easily readable.
Now the date is displayed in an human readable form, using the language setting as locale if available. If not, it uses the default locale.
parent 41aca9a0
import json
from requests import get
from urllib import urlencode
import locale
import time
import dateutil.parser
result_count = 1
wikidata_host = ''
......@@ -35,6 +38,16 @@ def response(resp):
language = resp.search_params['language'].split('_')[0]
if language == 'all':
language = 'en'
locale.setlocale(locale.LC_ALL, str(resp.search_params['language']))
locale.setlocale(locale.LC_ALL, 'en_US')
url = url_detail.format(query=urlencode({'ids': '|'.join(wikidata_ids),
'languages': language + '|en'}))
......@@ -164,10 +177,12 @@ def getDetail(jsonresponse, wikidata_id, language):
date_of_birth = get_time(claims, 'P569', None)
if date_of_birth is not None:
date_of_birth = dateutil.parser.parse(date_of_birth[8:]).strftime(locale.nl_langinfo(locale.D_FMT))
attributes.append({'label': 'Date of birth', 'value': date_of_birth})
date_of_death = get_time(claims, 'P570', None)
if date_of_death is not None:
date_of_death = dateutil.parser.parse(date_of_death[8:]).strftime(locale.nl_langinfo(locale.D_FMT))
attributes.append({'label': 'Date of death', 'value': date_of_death})
if len(attributes) == 0 and len(urls) == 2 and len(description) == 0:
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