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NAME

       convdate - convert time/date strings and numbers

SYNOPSIS

       convdate [ -c ] [ -n ] [ -s ] arg...

DESCRIPTION

       Convdate  translate the date/time strings specified as arguments on its
       command line, outputing the results one to a line.

OPTIONS

       -c     If the ‘‘-c’’ flag is used, then each argument is taken to be  a
              time_t and is output in ctime format.

       -n     If  the  ‘‘-n’’  flag  is used, then each argument is taken as a
              date string to be parsed by parsedate(3)  and  is  output  as  a
              time_t; see time(2).

       -s     If  the  ‘‘-s’’  flag  is used, then each argument is taken as a
              date string to be parsed by parsedate(3)  and  is  output  as  a
              string formatted by ctime(3).  This is the default.

EXAMPLES

              % convdate feb 10 10am
              Sun Feb 10 10:00:00 1991

              % convdate 12pm 5/4/90
              Fri Dec 13 00:00:00 1991
              Fri May  4 00:00:00 1990

              % convdate -n feb 10 10am 12pm 5/4/90
              666198000
              641880000

              % convdate -c 666198000
              Sun Feb 10 10:00:00 1991

HISTORY

       Written by Rich $alz <rsalz@uunet.uu.net>.  This is revision 1.5, dated
       1996/10/29.

SEE ALSO

       parsedate(3).

                                                                   CONVDATE(1)