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Old 11-09-2001
Question get yesterday date in yyyymmdd format

I would like to know how I could get a yesterday date in yyyymmdd e.g. today is 20011109, and I would like to get 20011108. Thank you!Smilie
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Old 12-07-2001
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Old 12-14-2001
YESTERDAY=`TZ=aaa24 date +%Y%m%d`

This will give you yesterdays date in the format you are requesting.
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