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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at MBAY dot NET>
Subject: Re: Sybperl Datetime and Open Client Version
Date: Oct 22 1998 12:01AM

John A. Lewis writes:
 > Well, I found the "bug fix" which is causing my problem.  This is from
 > the cover letter for EBF 8050:
 >    SwrID  BugID  Description
 >    -----  -----  -------------------------------------------------------
 >     7042  122433  COMNLIB: Default conversion format from a char type to
 >                   date type has been changed from DATES_LONG to
 >                   DATES_SHORT ( doesn't have secs and milli-secs)
 > Apparently this was done as part of some ANSI compliance issue.
 > I have been trying to use cs_dt_info to correct the default, but it
 > doesn't seem to have any effect.  Here is the test program I am
 > using:

Well - if it's any consolation I can't get it to work either.

I'm going to have to look into this a little more seriously to see
what is actually going on...

With a bit of luck I'll have an answer tomorrow.

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