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Getting Previous Business Day Date in Unix

nmretd asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-26
I want to obtain the previous business date in Unix (mon-fri only).

if today's date is Mon 19th June (20060619), I want to obtain the previous friday's date - 20060616.
if today's date is Tue 20th June (20060620), I want to obtain monday's date - 20060619.
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