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Old 04-15-2002


I'm trying to write a script so that people can input their birthday in a day/ month/ year format and i was wondering if its possible or maybe easier to do it using:

date '+%w' ?
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Old 04-15-2002
Have a look at the date command. Do a "man date" to see the options for date reformatting.

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