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Re: 1.7.9 : date command fails for year 1900
On 01/24/2012 06:51 PM, Buchbinder, Barry (NIH/NIAID) [E] wrote:
$ date -d '500 years ago'Only the last one produces invalid date on RedHat 6.0. As you
suggested, the dates produced don't appear in the corresponding months
Now use cal to get a calendar of that month. Do days of the week
Another experiment on your SL box:
$ date -d 1752-09-10
This should give an error message, since (in Britain and its
Dependencies) this date did not exist. Does it?
$ date -d 1900-02-29
This date didn't exist in the Gregorian calendar. (No leap year in years
divisible by 100 unless they are also divisible by 400.) Did date give an
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