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Re: Sorting by date
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Just make sure that YYYY is in 4-digit format and MM or DD in 2-digit format.
Like in this case: 20040113 (for 2003, Jan. 13) may mean numerically different from 2004113 (this might mean 2004, Jan. 13 or 2004, Nov. 3)
Had you been using a database like MySQL, that shouldn't have been an issue.
shiny regexes and rules offered by Perl 6
other CPAN module
by looking at it on my monitor
I print it and I read it in spare time
first I convert it into $FORMAT, then I parse it
I hire someone to do it
using my custom module
I write a brand new language to do the task
on the server where I play as human, XML is forbidden
what is XML?
I speak XML natively
I write a new grammar for Perl 6
some other way
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