Time String Snippets


21 January, 2011   

Sometimes the time set on your server isn't accurate to what your local time is. If you can't change it, you can adjust it yourself. If your server thought it was 12 midnight, but it was really 7 pm, this will roll the $today variable back five hours to be correct.

30 March, 2011   

Need to people out if they have been inactive for too long? Do it with this piece of code. This takes 3 functions to complete the inactive session task. 1. We need to check if the person is actually logged in using our isLogged function 2. We need the function to check the time the page loaded, and when the last page was loaded 3. We need a...

C source code example for using struct tm, time_t, and time to create a simple clock

04 May, 2011   

Need to people out if they have been inactive for too long? Do it with this piece of code. Introduction ----------------------- This takes 3 functions to complete the inactive session task. 1. We need to check if the person is actually logged in using our isLogged function 2. We need the function to check the time the page loaded, and when...

This will return the number of seconds between now and when the time field was inserted.

22 June, 2014   

To test in other timezones, replace '-5' with your local standard time GMT offset.

By default, Delphi gets its date/time, currency and numeric format from Control Panel's International settings. We can set the constants defined in Delphi, like DecimalSeparator, ShortDateFormat and others like in the code below. To a complete list of these variables, look at Currency and date/time formatting variables in Delphi Help.

14 June, 2015   

This function helps you checking a UNIX timestamp with human readable time formats like 1m, 2d or 4y.

When placed in startup scripts, this snippet activates every time user opens a file. It then traverses the directory path backwards and looks for user created project folders. If one is found, script offers to switch it on. This is very useful when working with a number of projects at a time.

23 January, 2013   

Adjusted for daylight saving or standard time as appropriate.

09 October, 2011   

Example shows how to get the database date and time.

07 April, 2013   

Search a body of text for the most common words

11 October, 2011   

In the same way you often need to format data being sent from Flash, you sometimes need to format data being received. This function takes a string and removes all spaces from it. Here we use the split method of the String class to split the string into an Array and then call the join method of the Array class to convert it back to a string....

03 March, 2011   

Count Script Execution Time

This function returns the duration of the given time period in days, hours, minutes and seconds. For example: echo convertSecToStr('654321'); would return "7 days, 13 hours, 45 minutes, 21 seconds"

28 October, 2013   

C code example how to measure time of execution

19 April, 2015   

Merges two strings in a way that a pattern like ABABAB will be the result.

This code will break a string of words up along the spaces and do a mySQL search for each of the words in the string.

This code will break a string of words up along the spaces and do a mySQL search for each of the words in the string.

22 November, 2011   

Check out the Time in the Status Line at the bottom left.