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  • I wrote the module as I assumed that you had a reason not to put it in the DateTime core. I don't really fancy renaming it into a namespace that doesn't exist. Consider this a prod for open ...
    Leon BrocardLeon Brocard
    Feb 21, 2004 at 2:38 pm
    Feb 22, 2004 at 9:31 pm
  • On Mac OSX ( darwin ) 10.2.8 Perl Makefile.PL returns: perl Build.PL Checking whether your kit is complete... Looks good Deleting Build Removed previous script 'Build' Creating new 'Build' script for ...
    Christopher PryceChristopher Pryce
    Feb 25, 2004 at 12:21 am
    Feb 25, 2004 at 6:00 am
  • Okay, I'm probably being stupid but...how do I get the number of seconds a DateTime::Duration takes? I *think* I should be using delta_seconds, but that doesn't seem to work: use DateTime::Duration; ...
    Mark FowlerMark Fowler
    Feb 10, 2004 at 5:09 pm
    Feb 12, 2004 at 7:33 pm
  • 0.20 2004-02-12 [ IMPROVEMENTS ] - Tweaked the "How Date Math is Done" section in DateTime.pm to provide some more explicit examples. [ BUG FIXES ] - If seconds are not negative, DateTime::Duration ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Feb 12, 2004 at 6:55 pm
    Mar 9, 2004 at 1:22 pm
  • Here are some ideas on how to make the use of Durations less confusion-prone. I think there are three problems: 1. People don't realize that Durations are relative (ie, endpoint agnostic), and/or ...
    Andrew PimlottAndrew Pimlott
    Feb 15, 2004 at 2:14 pm
    Feb 18, 2004 at 7:09 pm
  • It seems consistent and logical to normalize nanoseconds when multiplying durations. There is also a comment about normalization that seems both redundant and misleading (since comparison doesn't ...
    Andrew PimlottAndrew Pimlott
    Feb 10, 2004 at 4:13 am
    Feb 14, 2004 at 4:06 pm
  • I'm trying to install DateTime-0.1901 for ActivePerl under Microsoft Windows XP. I don't have a C compiler (but I don't need one, right?). I successfully installed DateTime-TimeZone-0.2506 and ...
    Jim MontyJim Monty
    Feb 4, 2004 at 8:38 am
    May 7, 2004 at 2:29 pm
  • This is something in between an RFC and an ANNOUNCE - maybe I went too far in the development before discussing it here. This small module provides a structure that can store DateTimes with ...
    Flavio S. GlockFlavio S. Glock
    Feb 27, 2004 at 6:33 pm
    Feb 29, 2004 at 10:07 pm
  • [snipped] Oooops!, I did not note that in the change log :( Anyway, Daisuke Maki needs to update his module to use the new method as there is no more _new and update the dependencies as will. Sorry ...
    Hill, RonaldHill, Ronald
    Feb 5, 2004 at 9:54 pm
    Feb 6, 2004 at 1:09 pm
  • Hello! I have a problem with DateTime::set_time_zone("local") call: it says that cannot determine local timezone. Actually, this behavior appeared when I upgraded DateTime modules (and relatves). ...
    Ilya A. TereshchenkoIlya A. Tereshchenko
    Feb 4, 2004 at 8:13 am
    Feb 6, 2004 at 1:23 am
  • Long, long ago, in, I think it was, Portland, I said that I was once again interested in working on DateTime::* stuff, and that I would "soon" have time to do so. Geez, it's been a long time since ...
    Rich BowenRich Bowen
    Feb 29, 2004 at 2:39 am
    Mar 15, 2004 at 1:28 am
  • Hi ! I have to do some checks every minute. For maintenance I have to define a blackout-period with no checks (example: blackout start 22:00, end: 23:00, interval: daily). I have had a look at ...
    Oliver RaupachOliver Raupach
    Feb 25, 2004 at 3:38 pm
    Feb 26, 2004 at 1:46 pm
  • DateTime.pm 0.20 works in Windows NT, with this patch: 15a16,17 There are a few errors left: t\20infinite............NOK 12# Failed test (t\20infinite.t at line 61) # got: '-2147483648' # expected: ...
    FglockFglock
    Feb 28, 2004 at 11:14 pm
    Mar 9, 2004 at 5:50 pm
  • Hi All, I am in the process of converting the DateTime-Event-Sunrise module to use the DateTime-util-calc module. The problem I am having is using the acos_deg function in the cals module does not ...
    Hill, RonaldHill, Ronald
    Feb 25, 2004 at 8:44 pm
    Feb 26, 2004 at 1:00 pm
  • Richard Clamp and myself have just released Text::vFile::asData, for easy parsing of vFile files, including (and hopefully of relevance to this list) RFC2445 vCalendar files. ...
    Nik ClaytonNik Clayton
    Feb 20, 2004 at 11:58 am
    Feb 21, 2004 at 12:27 am
  • So the more I thought about this, the more I realized that the way DateTime::Duration forces all parameters to be negative or positive is really stupid. The only reason to do this, AFAICT, is to make ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Feb 15, 2004 at 5:07 pm
    Feb 15, 2004 at 11:41 pm
  • G'day Daisuke, This is from the DT:F:J docs: use DateTime::Format::Japanese; my $fmt = DateTime::Format::Japanese- new( number_format = FORMAT_KANJI, year_format = FORMAT_ERA, with_gregorian_marker = ...
    Rick MeashamRick Measham
    Feb 4, 2004 at 3:57 am
    Feb 4, 2004 at 6:02 am
  • Hello I have installed the DateTime::Locale module a number of times. However, on this build of perl5.8.3 it is giving me an error in creating the Makefile step. Any idea what is happening? Using ...
    Warren L DodgeWarren L Dodge
    Feb 12, 2004 at 5:41 pm
    Feb 12, 2004 at 6:10 pm
  • Miscalculation of when we're in a leap minute. Andrew --- lib/DateTime.pm.orig 2004-01-07 17:39:02.000000000 -0500 +++ lib/DateTime.pm 2004-02-09 22:19:24.000000000 -0500 @@ -908,7 +908,7 @@ { my ( ...
    Andrew PimlottAndrew Pimlott
    Feb 10, 2004 at 4:29 am
    Feb 10, 2004 at 4:02 pm
  • So now I'm pondering on Ricks' suggestion that I should make DT::F::Japanese behave more like (strp|strf)time. This is mainly me talking to myself, but please pitch in if you have any ideas ...
    Daisuke MakiDaisuke Maki
    Feb 4, 2004 at 9:16 pm
    Feb 4, 2004 at 11:48 pm
  • I'd like to rip out the traditional Japanese time support from DT::C::Japanese and place it on its own module, so that a) I can use it for Gregorian-based calendars and b) I can test it more ...
    Daisuke MakiDaisuke Maki
    Feb 4, 2004 at 9:21 pm
    Feb 4, 2004 at 9:31 pm
  • John NystromJohn Nystrom
    Feb 3, 2004 at 10:17 pm
    Feb 4, 2004 at 12:30 am
  • trying to install DateTIme from CPAN and getting an error from the Makefile...."missing separator"
    John NystromJohn Nystrom
    Feb 25, 2004 at 10:36 pm
    Feb 25, 2004 at 10:36 pm
  • This bug report is a documented behaviour, but when I was investigating it, I found that subtracting DT::Infinite objects gives a strange result ("nan" in diferent places): --- use ...
    FglockFglock
    Feb 25, 2004 at 9:04 pm
    Feb 25, 2004 at 9:04 pm
  • This message does not deal with Perl or programming, so it may appear to some readers as off-topic. Yet, others readers will surely be interested. Except for the planned release of the next version ...
    Jean ForgetJean Forget
    Feb 24, 2004 at 7:54 pm
    Feb 24, 2004 at 7:54 pm
  • 0.2507 2004-02-14 the "nothing says love like timezones" release - Fix a test failure in t/04-local.t on systems where /etc/localtime is a copy of a zoneinfo file, not a symlink. This was a bug in ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Feb 14, 2004 at 5:13 pm
    Feb 14, 2004 at 5:13 pm
  • I wrote up some quick guidelines for these modules after fixing a test failure in DateTime::Format::HTTP where it assumed that it could use "local" for the time zone and have it work everywhere. ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Feb 10, 2004 at 4:56 pm
    Feb 10, 2004 at 4:56 pm
  • 0.36 2004-02-10 [ BACKWARDS INCOMPATIBILITY ] - The default time zone is now the floating time zone, not the local time zone, because we cannot determine the local time zone reliably on all systems. ...
    Dave RolskyDave Rolsky
    Feb 10, 2004 at 4:35 pm
    Feb 10, 2004 at 4:35 pm
  • Hello, I'm afraid Windows does not use "America/New_York" notation (internally, I mean). Here is MSDN article (emphasis is mine): TIME_ZONE_INFORMATION The TIME_ZONE_INFORMATION structure specifies ...
    Ilya A. TereshchenkoIlya A. Tereshchenko
    Feb 6, 2004 at 9:55 am
    Feb 6, 2004 at 9:55 am
  • Summary of the problem: Creating new 'Build' script for 'DateTime-Calendar-Japanese' version '0.03' Running [/usr/perl/v5.8.3/bin/perl Build UNINST=1]... lib/DateTime/Calendar/Japanese.pm - ...
    Jonathan LefflerJonathan Leffler
    Feb 5, 2004 at 9:46 pm
    Feb 5, 2004 at 9:46 pm
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