Grabbing the Date and Time From a Time Server on the Internet

Bob Sneidar bobs at
Tue Aug 16 13:31:13 EDT 2011

I see the problem here. The url I use does not return the year! And I cannot just get the year from the system date, because that defeats the whole purpose of a "RealTime" function. Going to have to do a bit more research. 


On Aug 16, 2011, at 9:33 AM, Gregory Lypny wrote:

> Hi Bob,
> Good summary, Bob.  It summarizes nicely the issues that I’m dealing with in creating a client-side student helper app.  Your RealTime function works nicely.  The only thing missing is the year, which again, is something that a user could set manually.
> Regards,
> Gregory

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