Re: date/time module
- use Time::ParseDate
The Parse date function almost can take in any format
--- In perl-beginner@y..., coo_t2@y... wrote:
> Hey all. I need to be able to let the user of a script
> specify a certain date and time,
> for instance 04/12/2002 at 04:00 or december 12, 2001 at 6pm,
> or whatever format and then figure out how many seconds until
> that date(because I want the script to sleep until then).
> I read the docs on Date::Manip and the author
> says that it's usually better to use another smaller faster
> Can you perform operations like this easily without any added
> Any suggestions for modules or ideas appreciated.