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Re: Best part of Thanksgiving

by Snowdog (Sexton)
on Nov 28, 2000 at 07:50 UTC ( #43608=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Best part of Thanksgiving

<code>It appears that Football is vastly underserved here. That is ok, but that is where my vote went. Well I made a Turducken. For those not in the know that is a stuffed chicken placed inside a stuffed duck inside yep you guessed it. a Turkey, stuffed of course. It is that whole loop thing that is appealing. <code>
-Gandalf tea Wednesday.

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[davido]: Exactly: SoPW. This isn't going to be solved easily in the CB.
[james28909]: in need "yesterday" and so on, to be absolute like "1" or "31"
[stevieb]: ...and throw some of your existing code into the equation as well, just so readers know you've given a try at it ;)
[james28909]: ok
[stevieb]: davido thanks for the link ;) I was being the typical lazy
[davido]: date parsing is hard. The more examples you can provide of the input (within reason) and expected output, the better.
[stevieb]: agreed. That's why I said at least a half-dozen. If enough of the different formats are present, the date/time folk may not have to request more. If they do, then at least there was a decent base to start with
[stevieb]: I do date and time transformations in both Perl and Python, but not frequently enough to not have to search for the format params etc ;)

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