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Old 06-04-2006, 02:50 AM   #1
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showing date using pipe

hi friends,

the date commands in linux displays the date,month and year also
what i want to do is using charmap and pipe ,i want to make a command that will only give me the date..... would u guys plZzzz help me.
Old 06-04-2006, 02:56 AM   #2
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What's wrong with:
date +%d

date +%-d
if you don't want a leading zero.
Old 06-04-2006, 03:32 AM   #3
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thanx a lot.... man but i was trying to do this using charmap... neway once again thanx.....


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