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Answer: How do I convert date format between 'DD-MM-YYYY' and 'YYYY-MM-DD' back & forth?

by naikonta (Curate)
on May 08, 2007 at 19:39 UTC ( #614229=categorized answer: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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    # UK-style
    my $in_date = '30-04-2007';
    (my $pr_date = $db_date) =~ s/(\d\d\d\d)-(\d\d)-(\d\d)/$3-$2-$1/;
    print "in: $in_date; db: $db_date; pr: $pr_date\n";
    # in: 30-04-2007; db: 2007-04-30; pr: 30-04-2007
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    # US-style
    my $in_date = '05-14-2007';
    (my $pr_date = $db_date) =~ s/(\d\d\d\d)-(\d\d)-(\d\d)/$2-$3-$1/;
    print "in: $in_date; db: $db_date; pr: $pr_date\n";
    # in: 05-14-2007; db: 2007-05-14; pr: 05-14-2007

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