> I am at my wits end at the moment. I am pulling a > datetimestamp out of a database and attempting to > get the year month and day out of it.
Do it in your sql query. Check out chapter 6 of the MySQL manual for ways to manipulate dates. Eg. $query = "select DATE_FORMAT(DTStamp, '%e %b %y') AS DispDate WHERE some=condition"; Will get you a date as day month year. There's heaps of options and you should probably read up on them. CYA, Dave -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php