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Converts a time as returned by the time function to a 9-element array with
the time localized for the standard Greenwich time zone. Typically used as
# 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
All array elements are numeric, and come straight out of a struct tm. In
particular this means that
$mon has the range 0..11 and
$wday has the range 0..6 with sunday as day 0. Also,
$year is the number of years since 1900, not simply the last two digits of the year.
EXPR is omitted, does
In a scalar context, returns the
$now_string = gmtime; # e.g., "Thu Oct 13 04:54:34 1994"
Also see the
timegm() function provided by the Time::Local module, and the
strftime(3) function available via the
Source: Perl builtin functions
Copyright: Larry Wall, et al.
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