Eval date60 = %Int(%Char(%Date(somedate:*USA):*MDY0)) Michael Schutte Work 614-492-7419 email michael_schutte@xxxxxxxxxxxx "Douglas W. Palme" <dpalme@xxxxxxxxx To om> "RPG Group" <rpg400-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent by: cc rpg400-l-bounces@ midrange.com Subject converting system date to integer 04/14/2006 09:09 AM Please respond to RPG programming on the AS400 / iSeries <rpg400-l@midrang e.com> I am in need of converting a system date to a six digit numeric.... So if the system date is say 04/14/06 I need to convert it to a 041406 numeric type... I thought about doing it by using a move statement with *MDY in factor one but I don't believe that will work as I would have to use 10 digits for the date. the problem is we have some display files that there is not enough room to allow for a four digit year and I am not prepared at this time to re-write the entire file. Suggestions or hints? If you bought it, it was hauled by a truck - somewhere, sometime. -- This is the RPG programming on the AS400 / iSeries (RPG400-L) mailing list To post a message email: RPG400-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/mailman/listinfo/rpg400-l or email: RPG400-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/rpg400-l.
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