date and time in mm/dd/yyyy hh:mm format

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# 8  
Old 10-28-2009
superb binlib brother... it is working fine...

but the problem here is i got 3 results out of which first one i need to select.. and also depending on AM or PM i should change the time to 24 hr format... How can i do that??

the result what i got is

10/15/2009 12:48
10/14/2009 03:18
10/14/2009 03:16

# 9  
Old 10-28-2009
sed -n -e 's/ 12:\([0-9][0-9]\) AM/ 00:\1/' -e 's+.*\([0-9][0-9]/[0-9][0-9]/[0-9][0-9][0-9][0-9] [0-9][0-9]:[0-9][0-9]\).*+\1+p'

# 10  
Old 10-29-2009
Thanks for your kind reply brother... will this work if the time is in PM???
# 11  
Old 11-03-2009
Originally Posted by binlib
sed -n -e 's/ 12:\([0-9][0-9]\) AM/ 00:\1/' -e 's+.*\([0-9][0-9]/[0-9][0-9]/[0-9][0-9][0-9][0-9] [0-9][0-9]:[0-9][0-9]\).*+\1+p'

The above code is working fine but need some more modification..

Like the time I have may contain AM or PM and depending on that it should change that to 24 hr format..

and something extra i need is..

As i told you before I have a file which contains manier lines and somewhere in between I have a line

Forwrded by Deepak on 11/12/2009 10:48 PM EDT


Forwarded by Deepak on 10/12/2009 11:30 AM AST

Forwarded by Deepak on 10/12/2009 11:30 AM

where EDT=eastern Std Time
AST=Asian Std Time
if nothing is there after AM/PM then it should consider it as AST and do accordingly

Now the output I need is

Date in dd/mm/yyyy format which is there in input..

Time in HH:MM in 24 hr format and if it is AST then it should deduct 9.5Hrs from the actual time...

So as per the 1st example above

the output i should get is

11/12/2009 22:48

and for the 2nd example

10/12/2009  02:00

for the 3rd example

10/12/2009  02:00

Please give me the shell script for this.....

Thank you.

---------- Post updated at 07:58 PM ---------- Previous update was at 08:34 AM ----------

No reply at al!!!

Please help me freinds... Please give me the script for above post

---------- Post updated 11-02-09 at 06:49 PM ---------- Previous update was 11-01-09 at 07:58 PM ----------

Nobody here knows about this or what?? If so please let me that I can try for other alternatives where i can get the info.

---------- Post updated 11-03-09 at 03:38 AM ---------- Previous update was 11-02-09 at 06:49 PM ----------

heloooooooo no one is hearing me Smilie

---------- Post updated at 07:04 AM ---------- Previous update was at 03:38 AM ----------

I think you people didnt understand my requirement..

Ok leave it..Atleast tell me how can i get the below one please..

Forwarded by deepak on 11/17/2009 12:34 PM EDT

11/17/2009 12:34 PM EDT

waiting for your reply.

Last edited by smarty86; 11-02-2009 at 11:42 PM..
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