spacepy.toolbox.eventTimer

spacepy.toolbox.eventTimer(Event, Time1)[source]

Times an event then prints out the time and the name of the event, nice for debugging and seeing that the code is progressing

Parameters
Eventstr

Name of the event, string is printed out by function

Time1time.time

the time to difference in the function

Returns
Time2time.time

the new time for the next call to EventTimer

Examples

>>> import spacepy.toolbox as tb
>>> import time
>>> t1 = time.time()
>>> t1 = tb.eventTimer('Test event finished', t1)
('4.40', 'Test event finished')