./devel/p5-Date-Manip, Perl5 module for date calculations

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 6.82nb1, Package name: p5-Date-Manip-6.82nb1, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

This is a set of routines designed to make any common date/time
manipulation easy to do. Operations such as comparing two times,
calculating a time a given amount of time from another, or parsing
international times are all easily done.

Date::Manip deals only with the Gregorian calendar (the one currently in
use). The Julian calendar defined leap years as every 4th year. The
Gregorian calendar improved this by making every 100th year NOT a leap
year, unless it was also the 400th year. The Gregorian calendar has been
extrapolated back to the year 1000 AD and forward to the year 9999 AD.
Note that in historical context, the Julian calendar was in use until 1582
when the Gregorian calendar was adopted by the Catholic church. Protestant
countries did not accept it until later; Germany and Netherlands in 1698,
British Empire in 1752, Russia in 1918. Note that the Gregorian calendar
is itself imperfect. Each year is on average 26 seconds too long, which
means that every 3,323 years, a day should be removed from the calendar.
No attempt is made to correct for that.


Required to run:
[textproc/p5-YAML-Syck] [lang/perl5] [devel/p5-Test-Pod-Coverage] [devel/p5-Test-Pod]

Required to build:
[pkgtools/cwrappers]

Master sites: (Expand)

SHA1: eb38fa7dce54ef093abc77c61b95d0414468ef6b
RMD160: 7c9551dc38f107e4c504b001d2e71613b16da978
Filesize: 1967.973 KB

Version history: (Expand)


CVS history: (Expand)


   2020-08-31 20:13:29 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3631) | Package updated
Log message:
*: bump PKGREVISION for perl-5.32.
   2020-08-16 02:19:45 by Wen Heping | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to 6.82

Upstream changes:
6.82  2020-06-01
  -  Time zone fixes
         Newest zoneinfo data (tzdata 2020a).
   2020-03-21 14:03:27 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
(devel/p5-Date-Manip) Updated from 6.79 to 6.81. (+info 6.78 to 6.79)

6.81  2020-03-01
  -  Messed up the 6.80 package. This release fixes it.

6.80  2020-03-01
  -  Missed Changes entry for previous version.
         Reported by Tina Muller (GitHub #31)

6.79  2019-12-01
  -  Time zone fixes
         Newest zoneinfo data (tzdata 2019c).
   2020-01-01 01:33:39 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
(devel/p5-Date-Manip) Updated to 6.79, unfortunately Changes not updated for \ 
this version
   2019-10-15 15:57:38 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
(devel/p5-Date-Manip) Updated 6.77 to 6.78

6.78  2019-08-29
  -  Time zone fixes
         Newest zoneinfo data (tzdata 2019b).
  -  Documentation fixes
         Fixed a broken link. Mohammad S Anwar (GitHub #29)
   2019-08-11 15:25:21 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3557) | Package updated
Log message:
Bump PKGREVISIONs for perl 5.30.0
   2019-06-30 22:17:50 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (1816) | Package updated
Log message:
Update packages using a search.cpan.org HOMEPAGE to metacpan.org.

The former now redirects to the latter.

This covers the most simple cases where http://search.cpan.org/dist/name
can be changed to https://metacpan.org/release/name.

Reviewed by hand to hopefully make sure no unwanted changes sneak in.
   2019-06-08 01:56:30 by Wen Heping | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to 6.77
Add missing BUILD_DEPENDS

Upstream changes:
6.77  2019-06-01
  -  Time zone fixes
         Newest zoneinfo data (tzdata 2019a).