Linux/UNIX Easy date manipulation with yest
Sometime it is necessary to run a command or script on the last day of a month. There is old good hack that will decide whether tomorrow is the first day of the next month.
All these years I was using *dirty shell script hacks* to create my own date manipulation utilities for backups and other admin task. Thanks to this project no more dirty work.
yest is highly recommended tool for all seasoned UNIX admin.
(Submitted by nixcraft Fri Oct 13, 2006 )
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