Converting dates to Padded SQL format

Rob Cozens rcozens at
Mon Oct 28 11:39:42 EST 2002

>We want  to convert
>April 15, 1998

Aloha Sannyasin,

This works for me on Mac OS9 (after setting the system control panel 
short date format to include century):

on mouseup
   get "April 15, 1998"
   convert it to short system date
   answer it
end mouseup

Rob Cozens
CCW, Serendipity Software Company

"And I, which was two fooles, do so grow three;
Who are a little wise, the best fooles bee."

from "The Triple Foole" by John Donne (1572-1631)

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