EASY way to add n days to a date?
liste.revo at medard.on-rev.com
Sun Dec 20 05:41:50 EST 2009
zryip theSlug <zryip.theslug at gmail.com> wrote:
> An easy trick to know the end date of one month without creating
> complex script to test the number of days in the months, years
> leap, etc..
clever -- but that doesn't work on "foreign" systems
i.e. non english languages ;-)
it is still funny to see Revolution to declare some parameter to be "not
a date" as you prior performed a "put the system" date into fld "xxx"
so, the starting date MUST be an "english" one, I mean a "US" date,
according to the yyyy/dd/mm scheme
my "system date" is yyyy-mm-dd
(avoiding the slash, used in Unix as file/folder delimitor)
Anyway, after sticking to those caveats, the provided code gives exactly
what it is intended for, i.e. the date a month minus a day ahead -- not
the end of the month ;-))
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