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Re: what happened to time/date functions?
In article <MPG.firstname.lastname@example.org>,
email@example.com (David Fanning) wrote:
> Mirko Vukovic (firstname.lastname@example.org) writes:
> > I'm runing idl 5.3.1 on windows nt, and cannot access
> > the time and date functions introduced in 5.1.
> > Am I on the correct planet, or have I missed something?.
> No, Mirko, you've been in a time warp. Those things
> disappeared in IDL 5.2. Not Y2K compatible, I guess. :-)
> Check out the Label_Date function. And there are some
> neat new things in IDL 5.4 (a TimeGen function, for
> example). I think most everyone though is using the
> date/time functions available on either the Johns
> Hopkins Applied Physics Lab or NASA Astronomy ftp
hm, I saw nothing in the list of obsolete routines.
Thanks for the pointer to the other libraries. As for
5.4, well, some of us are mere mortals :-)
have a good weekend
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