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Old 11-11-2013
[Solved] Convert string into date format

Hi,
I am getting the below string as a input for date.
12/03/2013 11:02 AM

I want to change this date as 03-DEC-2013 11:02 AM.

Could you please help on this.

Thanks
Chelladurai
# 2  
Old 11-11-2013
if you have date -d option
Code:
 $ date -d "12/03/2013 11:02 AM" +"%d-%b-%Y %R %p"

03-Dec-2013 11:02 AM

This User Gave Thanks to pamu For This Post:
# 3  
Old 11-11-2013
Hello,

Here is one more approach. Let us say file name which is having input is change_data_format.


Code:
 awk -F"/" '{
 split("Jan,Feb,March,April,May,june,july,Aug,Sept,Oct,Nov,Dec",month,",");
 print $2"-" month[$1] "-" $3}' change_data_format

Output will be as follows.

Code:
03-Dec-2013 11:02 AM




Thanks,
R. Singh
# 4  
Old 11-11-2013
Hi Pamu,
Thank you so much, it working perfectlry
# 5  
Old 11-11-2013
If you are using a modern version of the Korn shell:
Code:
$ printf "%(%d-%b-%Y %R %p)T\n " "12/03/2013 11:02 AM"
03-Dec-2013 11:02 AM


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