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troubleshooting Question

Mod calculations and "bad number "

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TwentyFourSeven asked on
Shell Scripting
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MINUTE=`date +"%M"`

Most of the time, the above works nicely.

Until you get to the start of the hour.....

08: bad number `08'
09: bad number `09'

Where am I going wrong ?