[fpc-pascal]date handling routines

Michael.VanCanneyt at Wisa.be Michael.VanCanneyt at Wisa.be
Thu Aug 30 22:53:45 CEST 2001

On Thu, 30 Aug 2001 BigMatt19 at aol.com wrote:

> Hey guys,
>    Wondering if there was already a unit available that could tell me the day of week a certain date was.  An example perhaps would be:
> function GetDayOfWeek(date:datetimerecord):integer;
> where result would be 1-7 (depending on the date).
> If not, then I will just write my own, but why reinvent the wheel, eh?

The sysutils unit contains a function

  function DayOfWeek(DateTime: TDateTime): integer;

You'll need to convert your date to TDateTime format, though.
The sysutils unit contains routines for this as well.


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