|Date: ||Sun, 7 Jan 2007 15:11:39 -0500|
|Reply-To: ||Arthur Tabachneck <art297@NETSCAPE.NET>|
|Sender: ||"SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||Arthur Tabachneck <art297@NETSCAPE.NET>|
|Subject: ||Difference between downame and weekday|
This has already been discussed on the list (see, e.g.:
but, as some (like me) may have missed it, can't hurt to repeat.
The DOWNAMEx. format translates dates to the correct name of the day of
the week a date falls on (except for some pre 1800 dates), but will be one
day off if applied to the results of a weekday function.