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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am not able to fetch first date and last date previous month
date -d -1month +%Y-%m-%d
date -d -1month +%Y-%m-%d
I need two format dd-mm-yyy
previous month 01-03-2016
previous month 31-03-2016
and also only date 1 to 31
Aprriciate your replay (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: jagu
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am bit puzzled with what I could be doing wrong and any help is appreciated.
I have a date in YYYMMDD format and I need to find the previous date. Based on the input on this forum, I have come up with the following. It seems to work for all except the following. Here I am passing date... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: wincrazy
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i need to get previous day using date command.
Can you please help.
sdosanjh:/home> date +%m%d%y
i tried -d '-1 day' but it is not working (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: sdosanjh
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have requirment to get last date of previous month and the first date of previous 4th month:
Current date: 20130320 (yyyymmdd)
Last date of previous month: 20130228 (yyyymmdd)
First date of previous 4th month: 20121101 (yyyymmdd)
In my shell --date, -d, -v switches are not... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: machomaddy
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
On any given day, I want to capture the month that has gone by - said otherwise, how do I capture last month?
expr date '+%m' - 1
Above expression is giving error.
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Discussion started by: ab_2010
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I had a scenario...
1. I had to get the previous days date in yyyymmdd format
2. i had to create a file with Date inthe format yyyymmdd.txt format
both are different
thanks guys in advance.. (4 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
i am developing a korn shell script. One of the requirement is to generate the date, which is 7 days before the current date, and create a folder with that date.
So for ex: if the time command returns 13 Feb 2009, I should be able to generate 6 Feb 2009, and assign that to a variable. ... (4 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How would I go about getting the previous date on the server? I'm out of ideas...I am thinking that I could do it using the date command, but I am unable to find any information on doing it. For example if the current date is April 17th 2008 it would be (20080417) <- (YYYYMMDD). I need the previous... (4 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to modify a script which accepts date in format dd/mm/yy. I am trying to modify the script so that it retrieves the date that was 15 days earlier from today as start date. Eg.if today is 05/09/2006, the script should retrieve 21/08/2006 as start date. Is there any script/code to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ritzwan0
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How to find a date which is 7 days from the current date as well as how to find a date which is 7 days before this current date.
Urgently i need help.
Thanks in Advance
Arunava (2 Replies)
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