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Subject: Re: [docbook-apps] Re: Current date?

Dave Pawson wrote:
> At 12:01 06/04/2003 +0200, Steinar Bang wrote:

>> How about a PI to extract the actual date as inserted by CVS in
>> $Date$, and transform it according to a date specification (as was
>> suggested for the formatting date PI)?
>> One may not wish to reveal that CVS is used as the versioning system,
>> or one may not like CVS' formatting of the date.
> Not bothered *how* its done,
> but I would like a neutral version which inserts the date,
> for whichever reason a user needs?

So what about

<?dbtimestamp format="..."?>

for inserting current date. And

<?dbtimestamp format="..." cvsdate="$Date: ....$"?>

for inserting date taken from CVS tag?

   Jirka Kosek  	
   e-mail: jirka@kosek.cz

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