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.