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in reply to Timed event

Try Date::Manip.pm, with functions (according to `perldoc`) Date_NextWorkDay(), Date_PrevWorkDay(), Date_IsWorkDay(), Date_NearestWorkDay().

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Re: Re: Timed event
by Bobcat (Scribe) on Nov 22, 2001 at 03:37 UTC
    Date::Manip also allows such niceties as accepting "-5 business days" for a valid date when parsing date differences; this also takes into account hollidays and other such nonesense.