Get current time and print the last top or bottom of hour


I need to find out the time and then print out the top or bottom of hour.

Example:   Time is 10:40
Print: 10:30

Example:   Time is 11:01
Print: 11:00
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use POSIX;
print strftime "%H:%M\n",@t;
mikeysmailbox1Author Commented:
Hi ozo,

That is partly working. It is working from 01 to 29 and setting it to 00 but when its 31 to 59 its setting to 00 also when it
should be 30


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mikeysmailbox1Author Commented:
That worked great. Thanks.
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