p5-Date-Manip-6.77.tgz


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Description

p5-Date-Manip - Perl5 module for date calculations

Property Value
Distribution NetBSD 8.1
Repository NetBSD amd64
Package filename p5-Date-Manip-6.77.tgz
Package name p5-Date-Manip
Package version 6.77
Package release -
Package architecture amd64
Package type tgz
Category perl5 textproc
Homepage http://search.cpan.org/dist/Date-Manip/
License gnu-gpl-v2 OR artistic
Maintainer -
Download size 728.09 KB
Installed size 12.61 MB
This is a set of routines designed to make any common date/time
manipulation easy to do.  Operations such as comparing two times,
calculating a time a given amount of time from another, or parsing
international times are all easily done.
Date::Manip deals only with the Gregorian calendar (the one currently in
use).  The Julian calendar defined leap years as every 4th year.  The
Gregorian calendar improved this by making every 100th year NOT a leap
year, unless it was also the 400th year.  The Gregorian calendar has been
extrapolated back to the year 1000 AD and forward to the year 9999 AD.
Note that in historical context, the Julian calendar was in use until 1582
when the Gregorian calendar was adopted by the Catholic church.  Protestant
countries did not accept it until later; Germany and Netherlands in 1698,
British Empire in 1752, Russia in 1918.  Note that the Gregorian calendar
is itself imperfect.  Each year is on average 26 seconds too long, which
means that every 3,323 years, a day should be removed from the calendar.
No attempt is made to correct for that.

Alternatives

Package Version Architecture Repository
p5-Date-Manip-6.77.tgz 6.77 i386 NetBSD
p5-Date-Manip - - -

Requires

Name Value
p5-Test-Pod -
p5-Test-Pod-Coverage -
p5-YAML-Syck -
perl >= 5.28.0 < 5.30.0

Download

Type URL
Mirror ftp.netbsd.org
Binary Package p5-Date-Manip-6.77.tgz
Source Package p5-Date-Manip

Install Howto

Install p5-Date-Manip tgz package:

# pkg_add p5-Date-Manip

See Also

Package Description
p5-Date-Simple-3.03nb9.tgz Simple date object
p5-DateTime-1.5100.tgz Perl module for date/time sets and ranges
p5-DateTime-Calendar-Discordian-1.0nb5.tgz Perl extension for the Discordian Calendar
p5-DateTime-Calendar-Julian-0.100.tgz Dates in the Julian calendar
p5-DateTime-Calendar-Mayan-0.06.01nb9.tgz The Mayan Long Count, Haab, and Tzolkin calendars
p5-DateTime-Event-Cron-0.09nb2.tgz DateTime extension to handle crontab entries
p5-DateTime-Event-ICal-0.13nb3.tgz DateTime extension for computing rfc2445 recurrences
p5-DateTime-Event-Random-0.03nb9.tgz DateTime extension for creating random datetimes
p5-DateTime-Event-Recurrence-0.19nb2.tgz DateTime::Set extension to create basic recurrence sets
p5-DateTime-Format-Builder-0.8200.tgz Create DateTime parser classes and objects
p5-DateTime-Format-CLDR-1.19nb1.tgz Parse and format CLDR, Common Locale Date Repository, time patterns
p5-DateTime-Format-DateManip-0.04nb9.tgz Convert Date::Manip dates and durations to/from DateTimes
p5-DateTime-Format-DateParse-0.05nb9.tgz Parses Date::Parse compatible formats
p5-DateTime-Format-Epoch-0.16nb3.tgz Convert DateTimes to/from epoch seconds
p5-DateTime-Format-Flexible-0.31.tgz Flexibly parse strings and turn them into DateTime objects
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