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Posted on 2002-04-29
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I would like the print the week(date)  like week 17 startdate of week and enddate of week. sunday is the start day of week .So result like :

week 17 7 April 2002 to 14 April 2002

Any body can ??
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What about something like this?

typeset -i dow
typeset -i num
dow=`date +%w`
num=6-$dow
week=`date +%U`
sunday=`date -d "today-$dow days" +"%e %B %Y"`
saturday=`date -d "today+$num days" +"%e %B %Y"`
echo +"Week $week $sunday to $saturday"


Cheers - Gavin
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by:arvind
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Here is the out put of ur script.
+Week 17 28 April 2002 to

So I would like the out put : Week 17, 7 April to 14 April 2002.

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Thnx newmang , Its working fine ....
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by:arvind
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newmang one problem. PLs try to run this script on sunday or saturday. Its not giving the right output. Example I'd run this script sunday morning 7 AM _ I'd got week 18 5may to 6th may.

Could pls correct the problem
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