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Re: Question on formatting output from

From: Bill Moseley <moseley(at)not-real.hank.org>
Date: Tue Dec 09 2003 - 06:02:12 GMT
On Mon, Dec 08, 2003 at 08:16:24PM -0800, David Wood wrote:
> Hi folks,
> 
> We've just started working with SWISH::API (version 2.4), and it seems to 
> be working great so far...
> 
> Just one question:
> 
> When running swish from the command line, with -x output formatting you can 
> format dates, for example as follows:
> 
> <swishlastmodified fmt=\"%m/%d/%Y\">
> 
> 
> When working via the API, is there an equivalent way to do that output 
> formatting directly in a call like:
> 
> $result->Property("swishlastmodified")

  use Date::Format;

  my $modified_stamp = $result->Property('swishlastmodified');

  my $date = time2str('%m/%d/%Y', $modified_stamp )
     if $modified_stamp;


-- 
Bill Moseley
moseley@hank.org
Received on Tue Dec 9 06:04:01 2003