Copy a date to a buffer.
char *_strdate( char *datestr ); wchar_t *_wstrdate( wchar_t *datestr );
- A pointer to a buffer containing the formatted date string.
Each of these functions returns a pointer to the resulting character string datestr.
The _strdate function copies a date to the buffer pointed to by datestr, formatted mm/dd/yy, where mm is two digits representing the month, dd is two digits representing the day, and yy is the last two digits of the year. For example, the string
12/05/99 represents December 5, 1999. The buffer must be at least 9 bytes long.
_wstrdate is a wide-character version of _strdate; the argument and return value of _wstrdate are wide-character strings. These functions behave identically otherwise.
Generic-Text Routine Mappings
|TCHAR.H routine||_UNICODE & _MBCS not defined||_MBCS defined||_UNICODE defined|
|_strdate||<time.h>||Win 98, Win Me, Win NT, Win 2000, Win XP|
|_wstrdate||<time.h> or <wchar.h>||Win 98, Win Me, Win NT, Win 2000, Win XP|
For additional compatibility information, see Compatibility in the Introduction.
All versions of the C run-time libraries.
See the example for time.