[lug] Perl days/dates

Sean Reifschneider jafo at tummy.com
Tue Nov 14 17:02:43 MST 2000

On Tue, Nov 14, 2000 at 04:55:40PM -0700, Atkinson, Chip wrote:
>I'm writing a perl script to figure out the day of the week based on a given
>date.  The numeric value for the day of the week seems rather odd in that

Try:  date +%w --date=2000-11-04


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