## Calculating the day of the week

Calculating the day of the week
# 1
10-14-2001
Calculating the day of the week

Hi all,

I would like to calculate the day of the week using a supplied date.

i.e. 20011012 = Day 5.

Any ideas?

Many thanks,

ligs
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# 2
10-15-2001
Here is a ksh script:
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# 3
10-15-2001
Thanks a lot Perderabo

I'll give it a go.

Ligs
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# 4
10-24-2001
I knew there was an easier way if I just just a little more clever with the math. I finally got it. Hope you're still reading, ligs, this is much faster...
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# 5
10-27-2001
Hi Perderabo,

I'll try this one too.

Your last piece of code worked a treat, thanks a lot.

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