RE: Iranian Calendar

2004-05-23 Thread Omid K. Rad
Hello, I am slow these days to answer, sorry for that; I'm getting over the exams now. I read the mailings for the last few days about the calendar. It's nice to see new and knowledgeable friends like Hooman Mehr and Ordak D. Coward taking part here. There were things new for me and mixed up a

RE: Iranian Calendar

2004-05-23 Thread Omid K. Rad
On Mon, 17 May 2004, Hooman Mehr wrote: Hi Omid and Connie, MSDN way of specifying Hijri calendar is like saying the length of any month in Gregorian calendar is 30 days plus or minus two days -- true but not very useful. [...] Hi Hooman, The Hijri calendar introduced in MSDN does not

RE: LeapYears of Iranian Calendar

2004-05-23 Thread Omid K. Rad
On Fri, 21 May 2004, Ordak D. Coward wrote: I guess the best thing to do: - is get an archive of the last 50 years of official times of vernal equinox, or saal tahveel, and compute the length of year for each year. Fit them with linear or quadratic curves. Look at Birashk's method and