Date format

C. Abney cabney at
Sat Mar 4 12:54:52 CST 2000

On Sat, 4 Mar 2000, Cash Perkins wrote:

how 'bout

	use POSIX qw/ strftime /;
	$time = strftime "%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S", localtime;

'man 1 date' will tell you more about those formatting params.

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