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hi all Smilie
how can in compare yyyy/dd/mm with yyyy/dd/mm in perl i want the result like grater than or less than the given date...
thanks in advance
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Please read this article: You will able to find answer for your question.


FAQBasicUsage - Perl DateTime Wiki


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Please read this article: You will able to find answer for your question.


FAQBasicUsage - Perl DateTime Wiki


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Sanjay Tripathi
The module DateTime is not part of standard packages.

Another alternative is to convert the dates to UNIX format (number of seconds elapsed since epoch) using time function, and then compare them. Check the documentation of time and localtime functions.
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hi all Smilie
how can in compare yyyy/dd/mm with yyyy/dd/mm in perl i want the result like grater than or less than the given date...
thanks in advance
SmilieGOT THE SOLUTION JUST REMOVE "/" FROM THE DATES AND "YYYYMMDD" IS NOW A SIMPLE NUMBER YOU CAN COMPARE IT WITH ANY OTHER NUMBER IN THAT FORMATSmilieSmilie
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