On Wed, Jul 10, 2002 at 12:25:08PM -0500, Rw wrote:
> "01-02-2003"
> Is there a handy function to convert that to other ways of expressing the
> date such as:
> "01/02/03"

$temp = preg_replace('/^(\d{2})-(\d{2})-(\d{2})(\d{2})$/', '\\1/\\2/\\4',

> "2003-01-02"

$temp = preg_replace('/^(\d{2})-(\d{2})-(\d{4})$/', '\\3/\\1/\\2',

It's also a good idea to do a test to make sure the initial date is in the 
format you expect it to be:

if ($temp == $date) {
   echo 'WAIT a second...  Your initial date was bad.';


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