CTIME — Convert a time into a string
CTIMEconverts a system time value, such as returned by TIME8, to a string. The output will be of the form ‘Sat Aug 19 18:13:14 1995’.
This intrinsic is provided in both subroutine and function forms; however, only one form can be used in any given program unit.
CALL CTIME(TIME, RESULT).
RESULT = CTIME(TIME).
TIME The type shall be of type
RESULT The type shall be of type
CHARACTERand of default kind. It is an
INTENT(OUT)argument. If the length of this variable is too short for the time and date string to fit completely, it will be blank on procedure return.
- Return value:
The converted date and time as a string.
program test_ctime integer(8) :: i character(len=30) :: date i = time8() ! Do something, main part of the program call ctime(i,date) print *, 'Program was started on ', date end program test_ctime
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