[REBOL] Re: YYYYMMDD date format
From: johnkenyon:ibm at: 14-Nov-2000 16:10
Probably no neater - but here goes ...
pad: func [ value (integer!) figures (integer!) ] [
out: copy ""
loop figures - length? to-string value [ append out "0" ]
append out value
>I'd show you how I did it but it's really quite embarrassing ;)
I'm not much further ahead than you are :)
>Tell you something else I'd give my left one for, a straight port of
>the Arexx parse command. I don't think I'll *ever* understand Rebols
Arexx parse was nice but rebol parse is good fun. Just keep trying the
examples and you never know...