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Re: Re: How to find yesterdays date (was: Date)

by Tyke (Pilgrim)
on Mar 12, 2001 at 18:04 UTC ( #63810=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: How to find yesterdays date (was: Date)
in thread How to find yesterdays date (was: Date)

If you're going to dust this one off, you could also mention the standard optimisation:

my $yesterdays_date = localtime; sleep 86400; print "Yesterday, it was $yesterdays_date\n"; sleep -86400;
Yes, yes, I know it's sad...

Update: Can't claim credit... I believe that belong to Ilya Zakharevich, otherwise it would have been even sadder, and I wouldn't've dared post.

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