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Date arithmetic

Simon Good
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Joined: Sep 19, 2002
Posts: 30
How do I go about calculating the number of days between two dates? Is there a simple way to do it?
Michael Dunn
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Joined: Jun 09, 2003
Posts: 4632
Depends on what answer you want
how many days between monday and friday - 5?
how many days between 15th and 19th - 4?
actual days in-between 15th and 19th = 3
You can convert the dates to milliseconds, then subtract dt1 from dt2, then
convert the result back to days.
Here's a way where you can easily change the code, depending on the output
you want.
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