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Posted by Wuggly   USA  (112 posts)  [Biography] bio
Date Fri 22 Apr 2016 08:00 PM (UTC)
Message
Hello!

I have a function that adds all previous lines in the output buffer to a txt file, however I am having problems getting it to show the date/time.

Here is the function.

function starLog_prev ()
 local line, total_lines
 total_lines = GetLinesInBufferCount ()
 for line = 1, total_lines do
  AppendToNotepad ("Star_Log_Test", GetLineInfo (line, 9) .. ": " .. GetLineInfo (line, 1))
  AppendToNotepad ("Star_Log_Test", "\r\n")
 end -- for
end -- function starLog_prev


According to the documentation, it says 9 is the date/time line arrived.
http://www.gammon.com.au/scripts/doc.php?function=GetLineInfo

However the results are like this.

1461358319: 
1461358319: Welcome to MUSHclient version 4.94!
1461358319: Written by Nick Gammon.
1461358319: 
1461358319: Compiled: Jul 28 2014.
1461358319: Using: Lua 5.1.4, PCRE 8.35, PNG 1.5.14, SQLite3 3.8.4.3, Zlib 1.2.8
1461358319: 
1461358319: For information and assistance about MUSHclient visit our forum at:
1461358319:    http://www.gammon.com.au/forum/
1461358319: Can you trust your plugins?  See: http://www.gammon.com.au/security
1461358319: 
1461358322: 
1461358322: --- Connected on Friday, April 22, 2016, 4:52 PM ---
1461358322: 


Any idea what I am doing wrong?

Thanks
- Wuggly
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Posted by Fiendish   USA  (1,641 posts)  [Biography] bio   Global Moderator
Date Reply #1 on Fri 22 Apr 2016 08:14 PM (UTC)

Amended on Fri 22 Apr 2016 08:20 PM (UTC) by Fiendish

Message
Quote:
Any idea what I am doing wrong?

See
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unix_time
and
https://www.lua.org/pil/22.1.html


Maybe you want to try something like this instead

AppendToNotepad ("Star_Log_Test", os.date("%c", GetLineInfo(line,9)) .. ": " .. GetLineInfo (line, 1))

https://github.com/fiendish/aardwolfclientpackage
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Posted by Wuggly   USA  (112 posts)  [Biography] bio
Date Reply #2 on Fri 22 Apr 2016 08:20 PM (UTC)

Amended on Fri 22 Apr 2016 08:22 PM (UTC) by Wuggly

Message
Edit: I replied too quickly. Thank you very much Fiendish!
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The dates and times for posts above are shown in Universal Co-ordinated Time (UTC).

To show them in your local time you can join the forum, and then set the 'time correction' field in your profile to the number of hours difference between your location and UTC time.


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