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  • Since from_epoch() already supports Time::HiRes I was thinking that a class method to set use of this would be handy. Something like: DateTime- hires( 1 ); ??? -J --
    Joshua HoblittJoshua Hoblitt
    Aug 2, 2003 at 9:12 am
    Sep 9, 2003 at 7:50 am
  • I'm getting this failure from the CPAN dist and when I parse the Olson files myself. Since 0.25 installed for me without errors at some point in the past I'm assuming that this failure is being ...
    Joshua HoblittJoshua Hoblitt
    Aug 10, 2003 at 5:04 am
    Aug 11, 2003 at 10:33 pm
  • Flavio, is there already a method to determine the number of elements in a DateTime::Set? If not, I can currently make it as_list, and then get the length of the list, but it would be cleaner to have ...
    Rick MeashamRick Measham
    Aug 17, 2003 at 1:55 am
    Sep 4, 2003 at 3:21 pm
  • Attached is the above module. Unless there's strenuous objections I'll CPAN it. I just wish for this and for ::Alias that we could hook in better without messing with the internals. While I'm ...
    Rick MeashamRick Measham
    Aug 11, 2003 at 3:08 pm
    Aug 18, 2003 at 3:15 am
  • I was profiling a database-backed mod_perl application recently. A particular request was taking several seconds to complete. At first I thought the database was the bottleneck, but the request ...
    John SiracusaJohn Siracusa
    Aug 4, 2003 at 1:57 am
    Aug 5, 2003 at 8:08 pm
  • I'm not sure if I'm doing something really wrong or if things are broke but with this code: #!/usr/bin/perl use DateTime; $birth=DateTime- new(year= 1968,month= 6,day= 28); print $birth- ymd."\n"; ...
    Matthew McGillisMatthew McGillis
    Aug 17, 2003 at 5:02 am
    Aug 28, 2003 at 2:57 am
  • This patch started out as just adding some tests (taken from DT::TZ::Alias) but I uncovered several issues. These currently accepted offset formats should be rejected as they are ambiguous: '111', ...
    Joshua HoblittJoshua Hoblitt
    Aug 20, 2003 at 10:11 am
    Aug 26, 2003 at 7:29 am
  • So I started working on this and it's trickier than I thought. So rather than go ahead and implement something really complicated only to find out that it doesn't do what people want, I thought I ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Aug 8, 2003 at 8:56 pm
    Aug 9, 2003 at 3:19 pm
  • I would like to add another item to the list for inclusion in the TPR article: calendar conversions. This should IMHO be demonstrated using a well known calendar, such as the Hebrew or the Islamic ...
    Eugene van der PijllEugene van der Pijll
    Aug 27, 2003 at 11:50 pm
    Sep 2, 2003 at 3:07 pm
  • I recently installed Bundle::DateTime 0.07 on AIX. The main file I noticed it installed was DateTime.pm module. If I am wanting to access modules such as DateTime::Event::Recurrence which is supposed ...
    Justin R PattersonJustin R Patterson
    Aug 18, 2003 at 4:19 pm
    Aug 27, 2003 at 10:40 pm
  • Hang on, before we go any further and before code exists can I point out that we should have high_res_now() or now_high_res() or now(high_res= 1) rather than 'hires' which looks like the past tense ...
    RickmeashamRickmeasham
    Aug 3, 2003 at 5:32 am
    Aug 11, 2003 at 4:53 am
  • I just checked this in, but I'm not sure if it's much faster. It'd be good if someone who knows more about about C could look at the implementation and see if there's anything they can think of to ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Aug 6, 2003 at 2:11 pm
    Aug 6, 2003 at 8:37 pm
  • Is anyone working on a DateTime::Calendar::Hebrew implemetation? I did the pre-requisite search with Google, but I couldn't find any mention of someone working on it. I've been working with the ...
    Steven J. WeinbergerSteven J. Weinberger
    Aug 4, 2003 at 5:56 pm
    Aug 4, 2003 at 9:44 pm
  • Hi All, I wanted to ask the group about an idea I have for an article for the perl review. This would be a beginner/newbie article on basic usage of DateTime. I have put together some ideas starting ...
    Hill, RonaldHill, Ronald
    Aug 26, 2003 at 5:05 pm
    Aug 26, 2003 at 6:26 pm
  • I'm not sure anyone is interested but I thought I would pass this along. I have started using Class::DBI and was hoping I could also use DateTime with it. Class::DBI has some hooks to allow for any ...
    Matthew McGillisMatthew McGillis
    Aug 7, 2003 at 11:14 pm
    Aug 8, 2003 at 6:08 am
  • Hey all, I was recently doing lots of virgin builds and noticed a faulty dependency being triggered: DateTime::Format::Builder - DT::F::Strptime - DT::Language This fails since some of those are no ...
    Matt SiskMatt Sisk
    Aug 6, 2003 at 6:50 pm
    Aug 6, 2003 at 11:50 pm
  • This make sense? make's default $(CC) may have no relation to the one Perl was compiled with, so shouldn't we use what knowledge we can get? Index: Makefile.PL ...
    Iain TruskettIain Truskett
    Aug 9, 2003 at 1:15 pm
    Sep 6, 2003 at 4:09 pm
  • At some point there was discussion of a Hijri calendar on this mailing list, but I'll be darned if I can find the references. Is there an easy way to search the old messages? (the main links don't ...
    Matt SiskMatt Sisk
    Aug 22, 2003 at 11:09 pm
    Sep 3, 2003 at 6:14 pm
  • Hi! I'm getting strange results when subtracting dates from one another: I make a new $dt object, setting the date to e.g. 2003-05-31. If I subtract one month, I do not get 2003-04-30, but ...
    Thomas KlausnerThomas Klausner
    Aug 15, 2003 at 5:43 pm
    Aug 15, 2003 at 9:13 pm
  • Hello, I would find this handy if we could do something like that : use DateTime; my $d = DateTime- new(...); my $today = $d- today; Here is a falling test case, and a patch suggestion; I hope it ...
    Yann KerhervéYann Kerhervé
    Aug 5, 2003 at 10:27 am
    Aug 5, 2003 at 6:53 pm
  • I searched around a bit and haven't been able to find a way to create a datetime object with the year and day of year, instead of year, month, day of month. Is this possible? If not, does anyone have ...
    Val SchmidtVal Schmidt
    Aug 26, 2003 at 3:58 pm
    Aug 26, 2003 at 4:24 pm
  • Anyone have any idea why this might fail on Linux? ---------- Forwarded message ---------- Date: Thu, 21 Aug 2003 04:17:23 -0400 (EDT) From: Guest via RT <bug-DateTime@rt.cpan.org To: AdminCc of cpan ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Aug 23, 2003 at 1:09 am
    Aug 26, 2003 at 1:09 pm
  • DateTime-Event-ICal 0.04 - yearly/monthly and byday parameters are properly handled, such as in: ( freq = 'yearly', bymonth = 7, byday = '3mo' ) Reported by John Bishop. - Flavio S. Glock
    Flavio S. GlockFlavio S. Glock
    Aug 25, 2003 at 8:51 pm
    Aug 26, 2003 at 11:59 am
  • Hi Dave, [snipped] t\20infinite............NOK 12# Failed test (t\20infinite.t at line 61) # got: '0' # expected: '1.#QNAN' t\20infinite............NOK 13# Failed test (t\20infinite.t at line 61) # ...
    Hill, RonaldHill, Ronald
    Aug 29, 2003 at 6:45 pm
    Aug 29, 2003 at 7:59 pm
  • Oops. Get it here - I'm sending it to CPAN: http://www.ipct.pucrs.br/flavio/perl/DateTime-Event-Recurrence-0.06.tar.gz - Flavio S. Glock
    Flavio S. GlockFlavio S. Glock
    Aug 26, 2003 at 12:02 pm
    Aug 26, 2003 at 5:50 pm
  • Hi Iain, Hmn! That is what I thought until I received this. This was from Andy Turoff. Ron, This sounds like a very good idea for an article. We're looking to resurrect TPR for September publication. ...
    Hill, RonaldHill, Ronald
    Aug 26, 2003 at 5:21 pm
    Aug 26, 2003 at 5:27 pm
  • I have just uploaded to CPAN version 0.00 of DT::Cal::Hijri. It's a wrapper around Alex Pleiner's Date::Hijri module. It supports conversion to/from other DateTime modules, and not much else. If ...
    Eugene van der PijllEugene van der Pijll
    Aug 30, 2003 at 3:24 pm
    Aug 30, 2003 at 3:24 pm
  • 0.17 2003-08-29 (the "math is hard" release) [ BACKWARDS INCOMPATIBILITIES ] - The default end_of_month mode for negative durations is now "preserve". This makes more sense, as the previous default ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Aug 29, 2003 at 5:20 am
    Aug 29, 2003 at 5:20 am
  • <div style='background-color:' <DIV <P Dear Flavio Glock ,</P <DIV <DIV </DIV <P Thanks for your kind welcome message. I would give it a serious consideration. Not surprisingly, I too have similar ...
    FglockFglock
    Aug 28, 2003 at 2:52 am
    Aug 28, 2003 at 2:52 am
  • I applied your patch to the CVS version. I changed: &{ $func_ptr }( $arg ) to: $func_ptr- ( $arg ) I think some of the tests are failing due to fractional rounding problems, which may cause the == ...
    Flavio S. GlockFlavio S. Glock
    Aug 26, 2003 at 10:17 pm
    Aug 26, 2003 at 10:17 pm
  • [ moved onto the datetime list ] It should ben -inf for all values. Can you respond with the output of "perl -V"? -dave /*======================= House Absolute Consulting www.houseabsolute.com ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Aug 24, 2003 at 3:07 pm
    Aug 24, 2003 at 3:07 pm
  • The new Event-Easter has been uploaded to CPAN and should be available shortly. This release fixes the issue raised by Ron Hill concerning sets. Basically sets weren't being tested so the problem ...
    Rick MeashamRick Measham
    Aug 17, 2003 at 2:17 am
    Aug 17, 2003 at 2:17 am
  • Hi All, I am having problems generating a set using the DateTime:;Easter module. Here is the code. #!/usr/bin/perl use strict; use warnings; use DateTime; use DateTime::Set; use ...
    Hill, RonaldHill, Ronald
    Aug 15, 2003 at 1:13 pm
    Aug 15, 2003 at 1:13 pm
  • I've half a dozen modules lying around now so here's an update on where they are: DateTime::TimeZone::LMT - Currently at RFC stage DateTime::Format::StrpTime - Recent release DateTime::Format::Baby - ...
    Rick MeashamRick Measham
    Aug 11, 2003 at 3:15 pm
    Aug 11, 2003 at 3:15 pm
  • Changes for 0.76 (10 Aug 2003) - Fallthrough example and test added. - Quick parser added to simplify fallthrough stuff. - Rejigged internals to allow for on_fail argument to multi-parsers. cheers, ...
    Iain TruskettIain Truskett
    Aug 10, 2003 at 2:26 pm
    Aug 10, 2003 at 2:26 pm
  • 0.2501 2003-08-10 - Fixed a test that failed because of a change in the DateTime.pm from_object() API. -dave /*======================= House Absolute Consulting www.houseabsolute.com ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Aug 10, 2003 at 1:47 pm
    Aug 10, 2003 at 1:47 pm
  • This version fixes the Locale issue. It also fixes a couple of bugs I hadn't noticed before. It's up on CPAN, but it probably wont appear for a little while :) Right now I have no website to upload ...
    Rick MeashamRick Measham
    Aug 9, 2003 at 2:50 pm
    Aug 9, 2003 at 2:50 pm
  • I execute: use DateTime; use DateTime::Calendar::Coptic; $day = DateTime- now(); my $co = DateTime::Calendar::Coptic- from_object(object = $day); and I get Undefined subroutine ...
    Jean ForgetJean Forget
    Aug 8, 2003 at 5:37 am
    Aug 8, 2003 at 5:37 am
  • Hi Dave, F:\perl_modules\DateTime-0.1601 nmake test [snipped] All tests successful, 4 subtests skipped. Files=26, Tests=1455, 12 wallclock secs ( 0.00 cusr + 0.00 csys = 0.00 CPU) Looks good :) Ron ...
    Hill, RonaldHill, Ronald
    Aug 7, 2003 at 7:00 pm
    Aug 7, 2003 at 7:00 pm
  • 0.65 Aug 07, 2003 - It is now possible to turn validation on and off at runtime. To make this easier, it can be set via the PERL_NO_VALIDATION environment variable, or the ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Aug 7, 2003 at 2:42 pm
    Aug 7, 2003 at 2:42 pm
  • 0.1601 2003-08-07 [ BUG FIXES ] - On platforms like Win32, where we can't find a finite() or isfinite() function/macro, the DateTime::LeapSecond code wasn't being loaded, so many tests failed. ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Aug 7, 2003 at 2:05 pm
    Aug 7, 2003 at 2:05 pm
  • Hi Dave, F:\perl_modules\DateTime-0.16 nmake test Using F:/perl_modules/DateTime-0.16/blib [snipped] t\10subtract............ok 21/55Undefined subroutine &DateTime::LeapSecond::leap_seconds called at ...
    Hill, RonaldHill, Ronald
    Aug 7, 2003 at 12:23 pm
    Aug 7, 2003 at 12:23 pm
  • 0.16 2003-08-06 [ IMPROVEMENTS ] - The XS code now implements leap second-related calculations. However, this is only used on platforms where we can find a usable finite() or isfinite() ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Aug 6, 2003 at 6:44 pm
    Aug 6, 2003 at 6:44 pm
  • 0.03 2003-08-06 - Once a locale is loaded, it is cached in memory, so that locale objects are singletons. Calling methods that change the locale registry, like register() or remove_alias(), clear ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Aug 6, 2003 at 3:46 pm
    Aug 6, 2003 at 3:46 pm
  • Released to CPAN. Available immediately from: http://kolea.ifa.hawaii.edu/~jhoblitt/pm/DateTime-Format-Bork-0.02.tar.gz Changes since 0.01 - bork() now clones passed objects thanks to Eugene van der ...
    Joshua HoblittJoshua Hoblitt
    Aug 1, 2003 at 8:42 pm
    Aug 1, 2003 at 8:42 pm
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