tcl.date.iconv Subroutine/TCL

tcl.date.iconv

Command tcl.date.iconv Subroutine/TCL
Applicable release versions: AP
Category TCL (746)
Description is a Pick/BASIC subroutine which converts an external date to its internal format.

The external subroutine only allows one argument to be passed. This argument is put through the "iconv" function with a "d" processing code. The internally converted response replaces the value of "date.argument", if "date.argument" is a variable.
Syntax call date.iconv(date.argument)
Options
Example
print "Enter an external date:  ":
input date
call date.iconv(date)
print "The internal date is ":date
Purpose
Related basic.iconv
basic.subroutine
basic.call
pc.d