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Re: [HTCondor-users] convert from 'date +"%H-%M %m-%d-%Y"' to seconds from 1970
- Date: Tue, 05 May 2020 12:18:33 +0200 (CEST)
- From: "Beyer, Christoph" <christoph.beyer@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [HTCondor-users] convert from 'date +"%H-%M %m-%d-%Y"' to seconds from 1970
thanks, maybe my question was a bit misleading, I know there are a couple of ways to convert date formats into unix time and back.
What I mean to do is put a 'human readable time' into a classadd:
down.time = "2020-05-06 12:00"
and use it for start calculations where I need it to be unix time, hence
down.time.sec = abstime(down.time)
Seems to be a way but I do not get it to work right now, maybe someone is using the abstime() function and can give me a hint, it needs to go into the startd_add obviously ...
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Von: "Stefano Dal Pra" <stefano.dalpra@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
An: "htcondor-users" <htcondor-users@xxxxxxxxxxx>, "Arne Babenhauserheide" <arne_bab@xxxxxx>
Gesendet: Dienstag, 5. Mai 2020 12:03:18
Betreff: Re: [HTCondor-users] convert from 'date +"%H-%M %m-%d-%Y"' to seconds from 1970
Il 05/05/20 11:29, Arne Babenhauserheide ha scritto:
> Beyer, Christoph <christoph.beyer@xxxxxxx> writes:
>> maybe a stupid question, is there a way to translate a `date +"%H-%M %m-%d-%Y"` (or similar) into a HTC usable 'seconds-since-1970' maybe using time() or formatTime() inside a classadd string ?
>> I know formatTime() works the other way round but I would like to do some START calculation based on a date given by the user which would be more conveniant to be in 'human readable' format ...
> Hereâs a long form:
> guile -c '(import (srfi srfi-19))(display (date->string (string->date "18-06 05-24-1983" "~H-~M ~m-~d-~Y") "~s\n"))'
> Iâm sure thereâs a shorter shell-command, but I donât have it at hand
> right now.
Maybe this one?
~$ date --date "2020-04-25 12:30" +%s
> Best wishes,
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