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by dzo
10 Jan 2008 09:44
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Can I calculate a date?
Replies: 8
Views: 12797

Great!

Thanks everybody,

I have a working solution now.

I find it amazing that these advanced features were there all time.

DZo
by dzo
08 Jan 2008 05:52
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Can I calculate a date?
Replies: 8
Views: 12797

Calculate with dates

Hello DosItHelp, I understand your suggestion, but it does not work totally well. I have set the echo on and have seen what happens: The first function returns a Julian date of 2454466 for 8 Jan 2008, whereas the real Julian date should be 2454473.5. If I call the second function with argument 24544...
by dzo
07 Jan 2008 09:21
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Can I calculate a date?
Replies: 8
Views: 12797

Can I calculate a date?

Is it possible in a batchfile to calculate a date as today+3weeks? Or today + 2 days? I have already a syntax that puts the current date in an variable, but I think I need a kind of calendar function to manipulate. I need this 'date' to be a part of a copy command. Does anyone have a solution? Thank...