Sullivan Beck > Date-Manip > Date::Manip::ConfigFile

Download:
Date-Manip-6.48.tar.gz

Annotate this POD

CPAN RT

New  1
Open  3
View/Report Bugs
Source  

NAME ^

Date::Manip::ConfigFile - sample config file

DESCRIPTION ^

Date::Manip is a highly configurable module. Many of the options can be set in a config file. This document includes a sample config file.

The config file consists of three sections. The first section is config variables. This is described more fully in the Date::Manip::Config document.

The second section is the holiday definition section. The third section is the event definition section. These are both described more fully in the Date::Manip::Holidays document.

SAMPLE CONFIG FILE ^

The sample config file below works for newer versions of Date::Manip. Some of the config variables may change, or be deprecated, and some may not work with earlier versions of Date::Manip, so it is strongly suggested that you check out the documentation for the version of Date::Manip you are using to confirm any of the config variables you want to include.

  ################################
  # CONFIG VARIABLES
  ################################
  # See Date::Manip::Config man page for a description of all
  # config variables.

  # To include configuration information from additional
  # config files:

  ConfigFile              = /path/to/another/config/file
  ConfigFile              = /path/to/another/config/file2

  # For handling other languages

  Language                = English
  DateFormat              = US
  Encoding                =

  # Set the current timezone:

  SetDate                 = now,America/New_York

  # Set the work work

  WorkWeekBeg             = 1
  WorkWeekEnd             = 5
  WorkDay24Hr             = 0
  WorkDayBeg              = 08:00
  WorkDayEnd              = 17:00
  TomorrowFirst           = 1

  # Misc. variables

  YYtoYYYY                = 89
  FirstDay                = 1
  Jan1Week1               = 0
  Printable               = 0
  DefaultTime             = midnight
  RecurRange              = none

  ################################
  # HOLIDAYS
  ################################
  # See the Date::Manip::Holidays man page for a description of
  # this section.
  *HOLIDAYS

  # FEDERAL HOLIDAYS
  ##################

  # You can express New Year's Day as the actual day (Jan 1)
  # or the observed day (Jan 1 or the nearest week day).
  # You can't include BOTH because once a day is marked as
  # a holiday, a second definition will treat it the same
  # as a weekend and choose another day to assign the holiday
  # to (so there would be two days designated as New Years).

  # Jan 1                         = New Year's Day
  1*1:0:1:0:0:0*DWD               = New Year's Day (observed)

  # Two different ways to defined MLK day

  third Monday in Jan             = Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday
  # 1*1:3:1:0:0:0                 = Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday

  # Observed by federal employees in Washington D.C.

  # Jan 20                        = Inauguration day
  third Monday in Feb             = Washington's Birthday
  last Monday in May              = Memorial Day
  1st Monday in Sep               = Labor Day
  second Monday in Oct            = Columbus Day

  # Jul 4                         = Independence Day
  1*7:0:4:0:0:0*DWD               = Independence Day

  # 11/11                         = Veterans Day
  1*11:0:11:0:0:0*DWD             = Veteran's Day

  # To define both Thanksgiving and the day after, use the
  # following two lines:

  fourth Thu in Nov               = Thanksgiving
  1*11:4:4:0:0:0*FD1              = Day after Thanksgiving

  # Dec 25                        = Christmas
  1*12:0:25:0:0:0*DWD             = Christmas

  # SAMPLE HOLIDAYS
  ##################

  # You can define a one-time-only holiday by specifying
  # the day and year.

  6/2/1999                        = A special test holiday for 1999

  ################################
  # EVENTS
  ################################
  # See the Date::Manip::Holidays man page for a description of
  # this section.
  *EVENTS

  2000-02-01               = Event01
  2000-02-01-12:00:00      = Event02
  02-01                    = Event03
  02-01 12:00:00           = Event04
  1*2:0:3:13:00:00         = Event05

  2000-02-05 10:00:00 ; 2000-02-05 10:59:59 = Event06
  2000-02-05          ; 2000-02-06          = Event07
  02-05               ; 02-06               = Event08

  2000-02-07 10:00:00 ; 0:0:0:0:3:0:0       = Event09
  02-07 10:00:00      ; 0:0:0:0:4:0:0       = Event10
  1*2:0:7:10:00:00    ; 0:0:0:0:5:0:0       = Event11

SEE ALSO ^

Date::Manip - main module documentation

LICENSE ^

This script is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

AUTHOR ^

Sullivan Beck (sbeck@cpan.org)

syntax highlighting: