On 18 May 2012, at 14:41, Jim Giner wrote: > "Stuart Dallas" <stu...@3ft9.com> wrote in message > news:cc22e241-c1df-48e9-bf06-8a638a356...@3ft9.com... >> On 18 May 2012, at 14:32, Jim Giner wrote: >> >>> OK - I don't yet understand how this works, but it seems to work for >>> almost >>> all cases. The one erroneous result I get is from a value of 0040 (which >>> I >>> convert to 00:40 before hitting the regexp). It comes thru as Ok. If you >>> have a fix for that I'd appreciate it - otherwise I'll have to devote some >>> book-time to mastering this string and come up with a fix myself. >> >> Based on your requirements, 00:40 is completely valid. Why do you think it >> should be invalid? >> > Don't know how you write the time, but I've never used a time of 00:40. > Yes, I realize that my shorthand time string is missing a key ingredient of > am/pm, but 12:40 would be the time in my mind regardless of the status of > the sun. In my speccific use of this code, all times would be 'daylight' > times so 40 minutes after minute would be a) not practical and b) still not > a recognized time in a 12-hour format. Yes - in 24-hour formats, 00:40 is > correct, but my initial post did reference my need of a 12-hour format > solution.
Sounds daft to me, but they're your requirements. The "fix" is simple… ( 0 <= (int) $m && 12 >= (int) $m ) && becomes ( 1 <= (int) $m && 12 >= (int) $m ) && -Stuart -- Stuart Dallas 3ft9 Ltd http://3ft9.com/ -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php