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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
i try to set linux date & time in specific format but it keep giving me error
date "+%d-%m-%C%y %H:%M:%S" -d "19-01-2017 00:05:01"
date +"%d-%m-%C%y %H:%M:%S" -d "19-01-2017 00:05:01"
keep giving me this error :
date: invalid date ‘19-01-2017 00:05:01'
Please use CODE tags... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: umen
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Greetings all !!
I have a query here, following are the points on same(Adding today's is 31st August 2016 for future reference).
1st Scenario: So while doing some work on GNU date, I wanted to check what was the month(in numbers) by GNU date so I have done following.
date... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: RavinderSingh13
Why is the result of this command off (or less) by one hour
date --date "1979-10-26 +54 hours" +%Y%m%d%H
The result is
It actually should be
It does it with adding minutes as well and only occurs on Oct. 26, from what I can tell. What's going on here? (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: hsemune
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have 2 questions.
I have a file with many rows which has date of the format YYYYMMDD.
1. I need to change the date to that weeks friday date(Ex: 20120716(monday) to 20120720). Satuday/Sunday has to be changed to next week friday date too.
2. After converting the date to... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: 2001.arun
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
It's easy as pie to get the date minus one day on opensolaris:
date -d "-1 day" +"%Y%m%d"run this command on our crappy Solaris 10 machines however (which I'm guessing doesn't have GNU date running on it) and you get:
date: illegal option -- d
date: illegal option -- 1
date: illegal option --... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: rich@ardz
This should be simple but I cannot figure it out despite reading all the man pages. Could someone please help me translate this code (GNU date) to one that can be read by BSD date?:
myDate=$(date -d "$h -$l days" +%Y/%m/%d),
where h is a variable of the form DD/MM/YYYY, and l is... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: thomchad
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Should work in any shell, but requires GNU date, although GNU date seems only to be happy for input dates between 1902 and 2037, inclusive (49673 days).
Assume $a and $b hold two dates, e.g.
iterator: seq -f "$a +%1.0f days" 1 50000 |... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: laddiebuck
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I know there are some posts on getting the time with milliseconds included and I realize unix may not be the best on this.
I have seem some posts where its advised to install the GNU date.
Any one know where I can download this as I am struggling to find it.
Alternatively - if you have... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: frustrated1