mvpa2.base.progress.eta_string(start_time, progress, msg=None, progress_bar_width=18, show_percentage=True)

Simple linear extrapolation to estimate how much time is needed to complete a task.


starttime :

Time the tqsk started, from ‘time.time()’

progress: float :

Between 0 (nothing completed) and 1 (fully completed)

msg: str (optional) :

Message that describes progress - is added to the output

progress_bar_width: int (default: 18) :

Width of progress bar. If zero then no progress bar is shown.

show_percentage: bool (default: True) :

Show progress in percentage?


eta :

Estimated time until completion formatter pretty,


ETA refers to “estimated time of arrival”.