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converting date strings

scottie zman
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Joined: Aug 08, 2001
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I have some date fields in a database storing dates like this:
2001-09-12 12:43:18.483
How do I take this, a String, and manipulate the way it is displayed. I would like it to be:
09-12-2001 12:43
Mike Curwen
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Joined: Feb 20, 2001
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Look at my entry on this thread.
[This message has been edited by Mike Curwen (edited September 18, 2001).]
Don't get me started about those stupid light bulbs.
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