On Fri, 9 Sep 2005, Ara.T.Howard wrote:

> On Fri, 9 Sep 2005, Hugh Sasse wrote:
>
>> I'm trying to compare how new a file is with the header obtained
>> from Net::HTTP.head().  I use
         [...]
>> But I can't compare this with the results of File.mtime, because one
>> is a DateTime, and one is a Time.  Time::strptime or Time::strftime
>
> this might help...
>
>  harp:~ > cat a.rb
>  require 'alib'

What is alib?
>
> dunno though... without the 'local' it assumes utc.

I think it depends on  whenther I can get both times into the same
form.
>
> cheers.
>
> -a

         Thank you
         Hugh