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Postby Curiousguy » Thu Sep 04, 2003 7:53 am

How to create a time verification script that .?


For Example: If There is three Classes, and "Class A" is only available between 10am - 1030am, and "Class B is only available between 1200pm - 1300pm... How do i using the Pull down menu to list out only the available class for the certain time, let say "Class A" is only available in the Pull down menu when the time is between 10am - 1030am?

PLs help .... thanks
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Postby tryton » Thu Sep 04, 2003 3:38 pm

Your best bet is to grab the system timestamp and then compare for each value. Try hotscripts.com to find a script that has already been written.
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Postby Joel » Thu Sep 04, 2003 11:35 pm

To get the current hour do this.

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$currhour = date("H", time());


Then with your pull down menu have a switch statement deciding which choice to use. Remember, the hour will be the servers hour rather than the users timezones hour.
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Postby Redcircle » Fri Sep 05, 2003 3:40 pm

if you are unsure what timezone your server is in you can use gmdate('H', time()) which always outputs GMT

you will then need to calculate your time offset

EST this is (60*60)*(-5)
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