×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS

Contact US

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you an
Engineering professional?
Join Eng-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Eng-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

Date and Time in Fortran77??

Date and Time in Fortran77??

Date and Time in Fortran77??

(OP)
Is there a function in Fortran77 to get the date and time?

Thanks in advance for your help.

mjs84

RE: Date and Time in Fortran77??

On PC you can use the Interrupt 0x21 DOS function. You may have to write a short assy subroutine. I don't know about WINDOWS

<nbucska@pcperipherals.com>

RE: Date and Time in Fortran77??

I don't think the Fortran standard had a function for date and time until Fortran90 (DATE_AND_TIME intrinsic).  Some suppliers of Fortran77 had extensions for the date and time but you'll need to find it in your compiler documentation.

RE: Date and Time in Fortran77??

Microsoft/Digital/Compaq/HP Fortran has two built-in subroutines to return the time and date.  Check the "help" on "GETDAT" and "GETTIM".  You typically call these as follows:

C
        CALL GETDAT( IYR, IMON, IDAY )
        CALL GETTIM( IHR, IMIN, ISEC, IHUND )
C

Where all arguments are INT*2 variables.

Richard Ay
COADE, Inc.

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Eng-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Eng-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Eng-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login



News


Close Box

Join Eng-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical engineering professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Eng-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close