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Requestors: andy.hickman [...]

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Subject: Change in str2time behaviour between 1.16 and 1.19
Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2009 08:26:01 -0800
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From: <andy.hickman [...]>
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Hi, I think I've found a bug introduced in a recent update to the Date::Parse module. TimeDate: 1.16 Date::Parse: 2.27 C:\Perl\bin>perl -e "use Date::Parse; print str2time('16 Oct 09')" 1255647600 TimeDate: 1.19 Date::Parse: 2.29 C:\Perl\bin>perl -e "use Date::Parse; print str2time('16 Oct 09')" -1282176000 (Note negative epoch time.) I'm running ActiveState Perl on XP32 C:\Perl\bin>perl --version This is perl, v5.10.0 built for MSWin32-x86-multi-thread (with 3 registered patches, see perl -V for more detail) Copyright 1987-2007, Larry Wall Binary build 1002 [283697] provided by ActiveState Built Jan 10 2008 11:00:53 Thanks, Andy -- Andy Hickman Engineering Manager Tektronix UK Ltd, City Point, Temple Gate, Bristol, BS1 6PL, UK Tel.: +44 (0)117 910 0432 Fax: +44 (0)117 910 0411 Web: For Tektronix legal entity information and registration details go to:<>
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Fixed in TimeDate-1.20 just uploaded to CPAN. Allow a while for it to propagate to CPAN mirrors

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