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23618Re: [Clip] Re: ow to work eith date?

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  • abet backup
    Jan 24, 2013
      Hi John,

      I have had a syntax error.

      I believe that I do not have the $GetDataToInt, my NTP are 5.4.

      This is true? If yes, I will change.

      Thanks!

      Carlos.





      On Thu, Jan 24, 2013 at 12:56 PM, john041650 <john041650@...> wrote:

      > **
      >
      >
      > I still don't quite understand what you're trying to do but here's a
      > simple clip that demonstrates one way you can use dates.
      >
      > john
      >
      > ^!Set %InDate%=^?{(M="00/00/0000;1;*")Enter Date (mm/dd/yyyy)}
      >
      > ^!Set %X%=^$GetDateToInt(^%InDate%;mm/dd/yyyy)$
      >
      > ^!set %Y%=^$Calc(^%X%+26)$
      >
      > ^!Info The integer value of ^%InDate% is: ^%X%^P^P^%X% + 26 days = ^%Y% =
      > ^$GetDateFromInt(^%Y%;mm/dd/yyyy)$
      >
      >
      > --- In ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com, abet backup wrote:
      > >
      > > Hy John,
      > >
      > > Sorry for my Bostonian accent...
      > >
      > > I suppose that the Julian date will be usable.
      > >
      > > I want to control a NTP code, depending in a number of days. Let's
      > > say, the NTP do some things and for example 26 days later do other
      > > thinks.
      > >
      > > Therefore, a number beginning in a fixed day will be perfect, will be
      > > necessary only to sum 26 to the fixed day, etc.
      > >
      > > I do not need any code regarding this procedure in the NTP, the main
      > > point is how to get the Julian day (number) to work in our NTP code.
      > >
      > > Thanks again.
      > >
      > > Carlos.
      > > ============
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > On Thu, Jan 24, 2013 at 11:36 AM, John Shotsky wrote:
      > > > Now, that is really helpful. How about some before and after, actual
      > data to give some idea of what you are trying to
      > > > accomplish? If you want help, you should at least be able to explain
      > what you want help for. How many users of NoteTab
      > > > would you expect to be familiar with the Unix date mechanism and
      > understand your request at the same time? Your example
      > > > data from the first question doesn't even have the same digit count �
      > which is why no one understands it.
      > > >
      > > > For mathematical functions on calendars, it is common to convert to
      > and from the Julian calendar, which is based on an
      > > > overall count of days from a given start point, not man's choice of
      > years/months/days, etc. In that case, you would be
      > > > looking for conversion routines from Gregorian calendar to Julian
      > calendar, perform some math, and then convert back.
      > > >
      > > > Julian
      > > > A type of calendar numbering system that does not use months or years
      > as the foundation for advancement. Each day since
      > > > the beginning of time is assigned a number and increments by one each
      > day thereafter. In most computerized accounting
      > > > systems, a current date is converted to Julian to track the number of
      > days between dates. It is used in the calculations
      > > > of late charges, and similar circumstances. You can use our Julian
      > calculator if you would like to try that. Click here
      > > > to see our menu of Calculators, Converters and Tables.
      > > > http://www.csgnetwork.com/juliandaydate.html
      > > >
      > > > Regards,
      > > > John
      > > > RecipeTools Web Site: http://recipetools.gotdns.com/
      > > >
      > > > From: ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com [mailto:ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com] On
      > Behalf Of abet backup
      > > > Sent: Thursday, January 24, 2013 01:06
      > > > To: ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com
      > > > Subject: Re: [Clip] Re: ow to work eith date?
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > John, thanks.
      > > >
      > > > Was a typing.
      > > >
      > > > I want to code more or less similar to the Unix date.
      > > >
      > > > Best regards,
      > > >
      > > > Carlos
      > > >
      > > > On 1/23/13, john041650 john041650@... > wrote:
      >
      > > >> --- In ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com , "C" wrote:
      > > >>>
      > > >>> Friends,
      > > >>>
      > > >>> I need to work with dates, like:
      > > >>>
      > > >>> Today is 050113 but I need to run a clip in 05012 plus 30 days.
      > > >>>
      > > >>> How this is possible? There exist any clip for that?
      > > >>>
      > > >>> Best regards!
      > > >>>
      > > >>> Carlos.
      > > >>>
      > > >>
      > > >>
      > > >>
      > > >> You might get some responses if you explain again what you're trying
      > to do.
      > > >>
      > > >> Several times I've read what you wrote but I have no idea what you
      > want.
      > > >>
      > > >> john
      > > >>
      > > >>
      > > >>
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
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      > > >
      > > >
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