## Re: DATE::MANIP number of days between two dates

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• http://faq.perl.org/perlfaq4.html#How_can_I_compare_tw Another way: use Date::Calc qw(Delta_Days); \$days = Delta_Days( \$year1, \$month1, \$day1, \$year2, \$month2,
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http://faq.perl.org/perlfaq4.html#How_can_I_compare_tw

Another way:

use Date::Calc qw(Delta_Days);
\$days = Delta_Days( \$year1, \$month1, \$day1, \$year2, \$month2, \$day2);

--- In perl-beginner@yahoogroups.com, "dachner2002" <dachner@...> wrote:
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> How do I get the number of days between two dates using DATE::MANIP?
>
> This is all I can come up with but it gives me Weeks and Days, not just days.
>
> +0:0:4:5:0:0:0
>
>
> \$date1 = ParseDate("05/10/1999");
> \$date2 = ParseDate("06/12/1999");
>
> delta = DateCalc(\$date1,\$date2,\\$err,0);
>
> Thx,
> Don
>
• Date::Calc requires a C compiler to install so I ve stayed away from it. Don
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Date::Calc requires a C compiler to install so I've stayed away from it.
Don

--- In perl-beginner@yahoogroups.com, "buxh42a" <buxh42a@...> wrote:
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> http://faq.perl.org/perlfaq4.html#How_can_I_compare_tw
>
> Another way:
>
> use Date::Calc qw(Delta_Days);
> \$days = Delta_Days( \$year1, \$month1, \$day1, \$year2, \$month2, \$day2);
>
>
>
> --- In perl-beginner@yahoogroups.com, "dachner2002" <dachner@> wrote:
> >
> > How do I get the number of days between two dates using DATE::MANIP?
> >
> > This is all I can come up with but it gives me Weeks and Days, not just days.
> >
> > +0:0:4:5:0:0:0
> >
> >
> > \$date1 = ParseDate("05/10/1999");
> > \$date2 = ParseDate("06/12/1999");
> >
> > delta = DateCalc(\$date1,\$date2,\\$err,0);
> >
> > Thx,
> > Don
> >
>
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