Epoch -> string convertion functions?

Gary Kline kline at tao.thought.org
Sat Apr 22 21:37:11 UTC 2006

On Sat, Apr 22, 2006 at 05:31:48PM -0400, James Bailie wrote:
> Gary Kline wrote:
> >  In looking over my old C code I've come across lots of
> >  unexpected functions, but nothing that, say, given the long
> >  int that represents the Epoch can turn it into something
> >  useful.  Anybody know of any "off-the-shelf" conversion
> >  programs that can turn time integers into YYMMDDHHMMSS  type
> >  strings?
> You should be able to write one yourself fairly quickly and
> easily with the help of strftime() and localtime().  See the man
> pages of these functions.

	Sure.  But if it's already described in some obscure man2 or man3 
	doc, I'd go for that.  Evidently not.  tx much.


   Gary Kline     kline at thought.org   www.thought.org     Public service Unix

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