Converting Month to Num
joe at artlung.com
Wed Mar 21 19:06:37 CST 2001
On Wed, 21 Mar 2001, Vasquez, Mike wrote:
> Is there a simplier way of converting a Month that has a txt value,
> i.e. $month = "April" and converting that to $month = 4 instead of
> writing a long if statement.
> I have a drop down menu that has the value of the month and I'm
> passing that to another cgi page via post and I want to convert
> $q->param('month') over to 4.
If you're using dropdowns, why not put the number in the value, and the
name as the text, avoiding the interim step. I realize it's an HTML
solution, but it might be simpler. :-\
Joe Crawford <mailto:joe at artlung.com>
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