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Re^4: Timezone conversion in Perl

by autarch (Hermit)
on Dec 28, 2007 at 04:48 UTC ( #659297=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: Timezone conversion in Perl
in thread Timezone conversion in Perl

Well, that section more or less predates the DateTime project, to the best of my knowledge.

Date::Manip is quite slow, but the DateTime project has never made speed anywhere near as high a priority as correctness, completeness, and having a sane API.

The original poster didn't make it entirely clear what he wants to do, but the Perl Advent calendar article mentioned in another post is a decent pointer for using DateTime is a good start.

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[1nickt]: my $x = $aohoaoh->[0]->{' foo'}->[0]->{'bar' }; should work
[thepkd]: not indexing
[thepkd]: getting data out of the ds
[choroba]: it depends. Give more details, please
[thepkd]: i used a series of {}'s but it dont work
[choroba]: You need square brackets for arrays
[GotToBTru]: you can certainly construct a single expression to access any part of the data structure, without using temp variables. but you might make it easier on yourself and any other poor soul who has to understand your code if you do
[thepkd]: to dereference i mean
LanX .oO( oh tempz, oh moretz)
[thepkd]: @GotToBTru Sure. But.

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