[Lazarus] DateDif function needed
DrDiettrich1 at aol.com
Tue Nov 19 00:58:15 CET 2013
waldo kitty schrieb:
> On 11/18/2013 11:46 AM, Hans-Peter Diettrich wrote:
>> Jürgen Hestermann schrieb:
>>> I still find "CalenderDiff" the best name for this function
>>> because it clearly states that differences are calculated for calender
>>> dates and not for an homogeneous stream of seconds/hours/days.
>> This raises immediately the next question: which calendar?
> :choke: :splutter: :lol: you are right, though... GregorianCalendarDiff
> then?? but wouldn't that also need corresponding name changes to such
> routines as DaysIn* and others? or an additional parameter indicating
> which calendar is to be used? ;) O:)
My point simply is the "calendar" in the name, which suggests to me
something more powerful than only an Gregorian calendar (similar to the
Encoding of the new AnsiStrings).
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