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Thu Jun 8 06:23:05 CEST 2006
On Wed, 7 Jun 2006 brian.cassidy at nald.ca wrote:
> From: brian.cassidy at nald.ca
> To: dbix-class at lists.rawmode.org
> Date: Wed, 07 Jun 2006 21:30:25 -0300
> Subject: Re: [Dbix-class] InflateColumn::DateTime
> Hey Matt,
> > No it isn't, because it stops you being able to do date math on your DB.
> > One of the intentions of this feature is that once it's fully supported
> > across all the databases we handle it'll make Epoch unnecessary. If the
> > ::Epoch author's about on this list, shout because I'd appreciate your
> > input here.
> My co-worker (Adam) and I wrote that component. Basically, we
> agree that auto-inflation of actual date/datetime fields would
> be a better option. Though, there is likely a place for the
> component to exist for "legacy" schemas using epoch
BTW MySQL's 'timestamp' field is actually YYYYMMDDhhmmss and
works exactly like 'datetime' with the DateTime subrefs I use
Will there be a way to specify a DateTime::Format::* object to
set into the resulting DateTime objects from your built-in way?
I make them stringify as MM/DD/YYYY hh:mm:ss. Works nice.
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