Age calculation script

Mark Smith mark at maseurope.net
Fri Sep 8 08:44:38 CDT 2006


replacing
put 60 * 60 * 24 * 365 into secsPerYear

with
  put (60 * 60 * 24 * 365) + (60 * 60 * 6)  into secsPerYear

ie. adding a quarter of a days seconds to sescPerYear


seems to fix it, at least for age < 30ish.

Best,

Mark

On 8 Sep 2006, at 14:36, Mark Smith wrote:

>  Actually, the other way it is likely to be wrong is when today's  
> date is very close to the persons birthday - eg if a persons age is  
> really 16 yrs 11 months, and their birthday is a couple of days  
> from now, it may give 17 yrs 0 months.




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