RegEx to convert standard date to sql date

Keith Clarke keith.clarke at
Fri Sep 30 13:41:05 EDT 2022

If it's always this standard string 'tDate' why not avoid Regex and just set the delimiters of tDate to "/" and then put item 3 of tDate & item 2 of tDate and put item 1 of tDate?

> On 30 Sep 2022, at 18:13, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
> I'm trying to convert a date format like mm/dd/yyyy to an sql date format yyyymmdd. Any ideas? Nothing I found on the interwebs seems to work. 
> Bob S
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