All,
 
This shouldn't really go to this list but here goes.
 
I have a script where a user will enter a date in this format   25/11/2003
 
Does anyone know of a way with Perl to get the 'day' from this?  (Mon,Tue etc)
 

Darin

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Darin Cruickshanks
Labs Manager, Computing Service
University of Essex
darin@essex.ac.uk
01206 873585