[Gambas-user] Using dates in Gambas

Benoît Minisini g4mba5 at gmail.com
Tue May 21 23:07:18 CEST 2019

Le 21/05/2019 à 20:50, David Silverwood via User a écrit :
> Hi Benoit
> It will be great if you can explain the database date handling because I 
> can for the life of me not get Gambas to keep a sqlite date in sqlite 
> format. (when loading from the database). Tried Str$, Format$, etc and 
> no luck to date. It defaults to US format no matter what I try. I 
> thought it had to do with my regional settings but Gambas apparently 
> reads that perfectly when using
> Print System.TimeZone
> Print System.Language
> last try Gambas complained as follows:
> The following error has occurred:
> Type mismatch: wanted Date, got String instead
> (PS. I wanted a "date" as a string and not a date, in the hope that 
> gambas would leave it alone...)
> I'm about ready to give up here...
> Many thanks
> David

Have you read the wiki page I started to write?

Benoît Minisini

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