Module: Utilities::Dates

Defined in:
lib/utilities/dates.rb

Constant Summary

LONG_MONTHS =
%w{january february march april may june july august september october november december}
SHORT_MONTHS =
%w{jan feb mar apr may jun jul aug sep oct nov dec}
ROMAN_MONTHS =
i ii iii iv v vi vii viii ix x xi xii
MONTHS_FOR_SELECT =
LONG_MONTHS.collect {|m| [m.capitalize, LONG_MONTHS.index(m) + 1]}
(1..12).to_a +
(1..12).to_a.collect {|d| d.to_s} +
ROMAN_MONTHS.map(&:to_s) +
ROMAN_MONTHS.map(&:to_s).map(&:upcase) +
SHORT_MONTHS +
SHORT_MONTHS.map(&:capitalize) +
SHORT_MONTHS.map(&:upcase) +
SHORT_MONTHS.map(&:to_sym) +
LONG_MONTHS +
LONG_MONTHS.map(&:capitalize) +
LONG_MONTHS.map(&:upcase)
SHORT_MONTH_FILTER =

TODO: Write unit tests Concept from from www.rdoc.info/github/inukshuk/bibtex-ruby/master/BibTeX/Entry Converts integers, month names, or roman numerals, regardless of class to three letter symbols.

SHORT_MONTH_FILTER[1]         # => :jan
SHORT_MONTH_FILTER['JANUARY'] # => :jan
SHORT_MONTH_FILTER['i']       # => :jan
SHORT_MONTH_FILTER['I']       # => :jan
SHORT_MONTH_FILTER['foo']     # => 'foo':
Hash.new do |h, k|
  v = k.to_s.strip
  if v =~ /^(jan|feb|mar|apr|may|jun|jul|aug|sep|oct|nov|dec)/i
    h[k] = v[0, 3].downcase.to_sym
  else
    i = nil
    if v =~ /^\d\d?$/
      i = v.to_i
    elsif ROMAN_MONTHS.include?(v.downcase.to_sym)
      i = ROMAN_MONTHS.index(v.downcase.to_sym) + 1
    end

    if !i.nil? && i > 0 && i < 13
      h[k] = DateTime.new(1, i, 1).strftime('%b').downcase.to_sym
    else # return the value passed if it doesn't match
      k
    end
  end
end
EARLIEST_DATE =
'1700/01/10'
REGEXP_DATES =
{
    month_dd_yyyy_2: {reg: /(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\.?[\s,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\.;,]?[\s\.,\/](\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})\s?[-\u2013\/]\s?(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\.?[\s,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\.;,]?[\s,\/]\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
                      hlp: 'June 27 1946 - July 1 1947',
                      hdr: 'mody2'},

    # dd_month_yyyy_2: {reg: /(\d\d?)[\.,\/]?\s?(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\s?\.?[\s,\/]?\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})\s?[-\.,\/]?\s?(\d\d?)[\.,\/]?\s?(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\s?\.?[\s,\/]?\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
    dd_month_yyyy_2: {reg: /(\d\d?)\s*[-\.,\/]?\s*(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\s*[-\.\s,\/]?\s*(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})\s?[-\.,\/]?\s?(\d\d?)\s*[-\.,\/]?\s*(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\s*[-\.\s,\/]?\s*(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
                      hlp: '27 June 1946 - 1 July 1947',
                      hdr: 'dmoy2'},

    mm_dd_yyyy_2: {reg: /(\d\d?)[\s,\.\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\.,]?[\s\.,\/](\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\?\d{2})\s?[-\u2013\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\s,\.\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\.,]?[\s,\/]\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
                   hlp: '5 27 1946 - 6 1 1947',
                   hdr: 'mdy2'},

    month_dd_month_dd_yyyy: {reg: /(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\.?[\s,\/]?\s?(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\/]\s?(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\.?[\s,\/]?\s?(\d\d?)[\s\.;,\/]\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
                             hlp: 'June 27 - July 1 1947',
                             hdr: 'modmody2'},

    dd_month_dd_month_yyyy: {reg: /(\d\d?)\s?[\.\/,\u2013-]?\s?(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\.?\s?[-\u2013\/]\s?(\d\d?)\s?[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]?\s?(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\.?\s?[-,\u2013\/]?\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
                             hlp: '27 June - 1 July 1947',
                             hdr: 'dmodmoy2'},

    dd_mm_dd_mm_yyyy: {reg: /(\d\d?)[\s\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\s\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\s\.,\/]\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
                       hlp: "14.6-17.6.1994",
                       hdr: 'dmdmy2'},

    mm_dd_mm_dd_yyyy: {reg: /(\d\d?)[\s\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\s\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\s\.,\/]\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
                       hlp: '5 27 - 6 1 1947 | 5/ 26- 6/ 26 1944',
                       hdr: 'mdmdy2'},

    month_dd_dd_yyyy: {reg: /(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)[\.,]?[-\s\u2013,\/]?(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\+\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\.,]?[-\s\.\u2013,\/]\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
                       hlp: 'June 27-29 1947',
                       hdr: 'moddy2'},

    dd_dd_month_yyyy: {reg: /(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\+\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\s\.,\/-]\s?(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\.?[-\s\u2013,\/]?\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
                       hlp: '27-29 June 1947',
                       hdr: 'ddmoy2'},

    # mm_dd_mm_dd_yyyy:    /(\d\d?)[\s\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\s\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\s\.,\/]\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
    # mm_dd_dd_yyyy:     /(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\s\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\+\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\.,;]?\s?[-\s\u2013,\/](\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
    #  THIS REGEX HAS ISSUES WITH THE FIRST EXAMPLE BUT ERRONEOUSLY WORKS FOR THE SECOND
    # (\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\s\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\+\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\.,;]?\s?[-\u2013\+\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\.,;]?\s?[-\s\u2013,\/](\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2,4})

    mm_dd_dd_yyyy: {reg: /(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\s\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013\+\/]\s?(\d\d?)[\.,;]?\s?[-\u2013\+\/]?\s?[\.,;]?\s?[-\s\u2013,\/]?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2,4})/i,
                    hlp: ' 5 27-29 1947',
                    hdr: 'mddy2'},

    month_dd_yyy: {reg: /(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)\.?\s?[-\u2013_,\/]?\s?(\d\d?)[\.;,]?\s?[-\s\u2013_\/\.\u0027,]\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
                   hlp: "Jun 29 1947 | Jun 29, 1947 | June 29 1947 | June 29, 1947 | VI-29-1947 | X.25.2000 | Jun 29, '47 | June 29, '47 | VI-4-08 | Jun 29, '47",
                   hdr: 'mody'},

    dd_month_yyy: {reg: /(\d\d?)\s?[-\u2013_\.,\/]?\s?(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)[\.,]?\s?[-,\u2013_\/]?\s?(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
                   hlp: "29 Jun 1947 | 29 June 1947 | 2 June, 1983 | 29 VI 1947 | 29-VI-1947 | 25.X.2000 | 25X2000 | 29 June '47 | 29 Jun '47",
                   hdr: 'dmoy'},

    mm_dd_yyyy: {reg: /(\d\d?)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d{4})/i,
                 hlp: '6/29/1947 | 6-29-1947 | 6-15 1985 | 10.25 2000 | 7.10.1994',
                 hdr: 'mdy'},

    mm_dd_yy: {reg: /(\d\d?)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?([\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
               hlp: "6/29/47 | 6/29/'47 | 7.10.94 | 5-17-97",
               hdr: 'mdy'},

    dd_mm_yy: {reg: /(\d\d?)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?([\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})/i,
               hlp: "29/9/47 | 29/9/'47 | 7.10.94 | 15-07-97",
               hdr: 'dmy'},

    yyyy_mm_dd: {reg: /(\d{4})[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)/i,
                 hlp: "1994, 4.16 | 1902-04-24",
                 hdr: 'yyymd'},

    yyy_mm_dd: {reg: /(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)/i,
                hlp: "1994, 4.16 | '02-04-24 | 02-04-24",
                 hdr: 'ymd'},

    yyyy_month_dd: {reg: /(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]?\s*(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]?\s*(\d\d?)/i,
                    hlp: "1994 JULY 17 | 2003 June 15 -  2004 July 04 | 2002-IV-27 - 2008-JUL-04",
                    hdr: 'ymod'},

    yyyy_mm_dd_mm_dd: {reg: /(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]\s?(\d\d?)/i,
                       hlp: "1994, 6.14-6.17",
                       hdr: 'ymdmd'},

    yyyy_month_dd_month_dd: {reg: /(\d{4}|[\u0027´`\u02B9\u02BC\u02CA]?\s?\d{2})[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]?\s*(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]?\s*(\d\d?)\s?[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]?\s*(january|february|march|april|may|june|july|august|september|october|november|december|jan|feb|mar|apr|jun|jul|aug|sep|sept|oct|nov|dec|viii|vii|iv|vi|v|ix|xii|xi|x|iii|ii|i)[-\s\u2013_\.,\/]?\s*(\d\d?)/i,
                             hlp: "1994 june 14 -JULY 17 | 2002-IV-27 - JUL-04",
                             hdr: 'ymodmod'}
}

Class Method Summary (collapse)

Instance Method Summary (collapse)

Class Method Details

+ (String) add_st_day(sql, st_day)

Returns of sql

Parameters:

  • sql (String)
  • st_day (Integer)

Returns:

  • (String)

    of sql



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 218

def self.add_st_day(sql, st_day)
  unless st_day.blank?
    prefix = sql.blank? ? '' : ' and '
    sql += "#{prefix}(start_date_day = #{st_day})"
  end
  sql
end

+ (String) add_st_month(sql, st_month)

Returns of sql

Parameters:

  • sql (String)
  • st_month (Integer)

Returns:

  • (String)

    of sql



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 207

def self.add_st_month(sql, st_month)
  unless st_month.blank?
    prefix = sql.blank? ? '' : ' and '
    sql += "#{prefix}(start_date_month = #{st_month})"
  end
  sql
end

+ (String) add_st_year(sql, st_year)

Returns of sql

Parameters:

  • sql (String)
  • st_year (Integer)

Returns:

  • (String)

    of sql



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 196

def self.add_st_year(sql, st_year)
  unless st_year.blank?
    prefix = sql.blank? ? '' : ' and '
    sql += "#{prefix}(start_date_year = #{st_year})"
  end
  sql
end

+ (String?) date_range_sentence_tag(date_range)

Returns a sentence spelling out the date range

Parameters:

  • of (Array)

    0-2 dates

Returns:

  • (String, nil)

    a sentence spelling out the date range



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 287

def self.date_range_sentence_tag(date_range)
  format = "%d-%b-%Y"
  date_range.compact!
  date_range.pop if date_range[0] == date_range[1]
  if date_range.empty?
    nil
  else
    if date_range.size == 2
      'Records exist in the date range ' + date_range.collect {|d| d.strftime(format)}.join(' to ') + '.'
    elsif date_range.size == 1
      "A record exists from #{date_range.first.strftime(format)}."
    else
      'Hmm, that is a curious date range!'
    end
  end
end

+ (String) date_sql_from_params(params)

TODO: still needs more work for some date combinations

Parameters:

  • params (Hash)

Returns:

  • (String)

    of sql to test dates



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 108

def self.date_sql_from_params(params)
  st_date, end_date = params['st_datepicker'], params['en_datepicker']
# processing start date data
  st_year, st_month, st_day = params['start_date_year'], params['start_date_month'], params['start_date_day']
  unless st_date.blank?
    parts = st_date.split('/')
    st_year, st_month, st_day = parts[2], parts[0], parts[1]
  end
  st_my = (!st_month.blank? and !st_year.blank?)
  st_m = (!st_month.blank? and st_year.blank?)
  st_y = (st_month.blank? and !st_year.blank?)
  st_blank = (st_year.blank? and st_month.blank? and st_day.blank?)
  st_full = (!st_year.blank? and !st_month.blank? and !st_day.blank?)
  st_partial = (!st_blank and (st_year.blank? or st_month.blank? or st_day.blank?))
  start_time = fix_time(st_year, st_month, st_day) if st_full

# processing end date data
  end_year, end_month, end_day = params['end_date_year'], params['end_date_month'], params['end_date_day']
  unless end_date.blank?
    parts = end_date.split('/')
    end_year, end_month, end_day = parts[2], parts[0], parts[1]
  end
  end_my = (!end_month.blank? and !end_year.blank?)
  end_m = (!end_month.blank? and end_year.blank?)
  end_y = (end_month.blank? and !end_year.blank?)
  end_blank = (end_year.blank? and end_month.blank? and end_day.blank?)
  end_full = (!end_year.blank? and !end_month.blank? and !end_day.blank?)
  end_partial = (!end_blank and (end_year.blank? or end_month.blank? or end_day.blank?))
  end_time = fix_time(end_year, end_month, end_day) if end_full

  sql_string = ''
# if all the date information is blank, skip the date testing
  unless st_blank and end_blank
    # only start and end year
    if st_y and end_y
      # start and end year may be different, or the same
      # we ignore all records which have a null start year,
      # but include all records for the end year test
      sql_string += "(start_date_year >= #{st_year} and (end_date_year is null or end_date_year <= #{end_year}))"
    end

    # only start month and end month
    if st_m and end_m
      # todo: This case really needs additional consideration
      # maybe build a string of included month and use an 'in ()' construct
      sql_string += "(start_date_month between #{st_month} and #{end_month})"
    end

    if end_blank # !st_blank = st_partial
      # if we have only a start date there are three cases: d/m/y, m/y, y
      if st_year.blank?
        sql_string = add_st_month(sql_string, st_month)
      else
        sql_string = add_st_day(sql_string, st_day)
        sql_string = add_st_month(sql_string, st_month)
        sql_string = add_st_year(sql_string, st_year)
      end
    else
      # end date only, don't do anything
    end

    if ((st_y or st_my) and (end_y or end_my)) and not (st_y and end_y)
      # we have two dates of some kind, complete with years
      # three specific cases:
      #   case 1: start year, (start month, (start day)) forward
      #   case 2: end year, (end month, (end day)) backward
      #   case 3: any intervening year(s) complete
      if st_year
      end
    end
  end
  sql_string
end

+ (Object) extract_dates(trial, match_data)



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 355

def self.extract_dates(trial, match_data)
  end_date_year, end_date_month, end_date_day = 0, 0, 0
  case trial[:method].downcase.to_sym
    when :month_dd_yyyy_2
      start_date_year = 3
      start_date_month = 1
      start_date_day = 2
      end_date_year = 6
      end_date_month = 4
      end_date_day = 5
    when :dd_month_yyyy_2
      start_date_year = 3
      start_date_month = 2
      start_date_day = 1
      end_date_year = 6
      end_date_month = 5
      end_date_day = 4
    when :mm_dd_yyyy_2
      start_date_year = 3
      start_date_month = 1
      start_date_day = 2
      end_date_year = 6
      end_date_month = 4
      end_date_day = 5
    when :month_dd_month_dd_yyyy
      start_date_year = 5
      start_date_month = 1
      start_date_day = 2
      end_date_year = 5
      end_date_month = 3
      end_date_day = 4
    when :dd_month_dd_month_yyyy
      start_date_year = 5
      start_date_month = 2
      start_date_day = 1
      end_date_year = 5
      end_date_month = 4
      end_date_day = 3
    when :dd_mm_dd_mm_yyyy
      start_date_year = 5
      start_date_month = 2
      start_date_day = 1
      end_date_year = 5
      end_date_month = 4
      end_date_day = 3
    when :mm_dd_mm_dd_yyyy
      start_date_year = 5
      start_date_month = 1
      start_date_day = 2
      end_date_year = 5
      end_date_month = 3
      end_date_day = 4
    when :month_dd_dd_yyyy
      start_date_year = 4
      start_date_month = 1
      start_date_day = 2
      end_date_year = 4
      end_date_month = 1
      end_date_day = 3
    when :dd_dd_month_yyyy
      start_date_year = 4
      start_date_month = 3
      start_date_day = 1
      end_date_year = 4
      end_date_month = 3
      end_date_day = 2
    when :mm_dd_dd_yyyy
      start_date_year = 4
      start_date_month = 1
      start_date_day = 2
      end_date_year = 4
      end_date_month = 1
      end_date_day = 3
    when :month_dd_yyy
      start_date_year = 3
      start_date_month = 1
      start_date_day = 2
      if match_data[1]
        end_date_year = 3
        end_date_month = 1
        end_date_day = 2
      end
    when :dd_month_yyy # done for yyyy
      start_date_year = 3
      start_date_month = 2
      start_date_day = 1
      if match_data[1]
        end_date_year = 3
        end_date_month = 2
        end_date_day = 1
      end
    when :mm_dd_yyyy
      start_date_year = 3
      start_date_month = 1
      start_date_day = 2
      if match_data[1]
        end_date_year = 3
        end_date_month = 1
        end_date_day = 2
      end
    when :mm_dd_yy
      start_date_year = 3
      start_date_month = 1
      start_date_day = 2
      if match_data[1]
        end_date_year = 3
        end_date_month = 1
        end_date_day = 2
      end
    when :dd_mm_yy
      start_date_year = 3
      start_date_month = 2
      start_date_day = 1
      if match_data[1]
        end_date_year = 3
        end_date_month = 2
        end_date_day = 1
      end
    when :yyyy_mm_dd
      start_date_year = 1
      start_date_month = 2
      start_date_day = 3
      if match_data[1]
        end_date_year = 1
        end_date_month = 2
        end_date_day = 3
      end
    when :yyy_mm_dd
      start_date_year = 1
      start_date_month = 2
      start_date_day = 3
      if match_data[1]
        end_date_year = 1
        end_date_month = 2
        end_date_day = 3
      end
    when :yyyy_month_dd
      start_date_year = 1
      start_date_month = 2
      start_date_day = 3
      if match_data[1]
        end_date_year = 1
        end_date_month = 2
        end_date_day = 3
      end
    when :yyyy_mm_dd_mm_dd
      start_date_year = 1
      start_date_month = 2
      start_date_day = 3
      end_date_year = 1
      end_date_month = 4
      end_date_day = 5
    when :yyyy_month_dd_month_dd
      start_date_year = 1
      start_date_month = 2
      start_date_day = 3
      end_date_year = 1
      end_date_month = 4
      end_date_day = 5
  end
  trial[:piece][0] = match_data[0][0]
  trial[:start_date_year] = fix_2_digit_year(match_data[0][start_date_year])
  trial[:start_date_month] = month_index(match_data[0][start_date_month]).to_s
  trial[:start_date_day] = match_data[0][start_date_day]
  trial[:end_date_year] = '' #  match_data[3]
  trial[:end_date_month] = '' #  month_index(match_data[2]).to_s
  trial[:end_date_day] = '' #  match_data[1]
  which_data = 0
  unless match_data[1].blank?
    which_data = 1
  end
  trial[:start_date] = trial[:start_date_year] + ' ' + trial[:start_date_month] + ' ' + trial[:start_date_day]
  trial[:end_date] = ''

  if (end_date_year > 0)
    trial[:piece][1] = match_data[which_data][0] unless which_data == 0
    trial[:end_date_year] = fix_2_digit_year(match_data[which_data][end_date_year])
    trial[:end_date_month] = month_index(match_data[which_data][end_date_month]).to_s
    trial[:end_date_day] = match_data[which_data][end_date_day]
    trial[:end_date] = trial[:end_date_year] + ' ' + trial[:end_date_month] + ' ' + trial[:end_date_day]
  end
  trial
end

+ (Object) fix_2_digit_year(year)



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 304

def self.fix_2_digit_year(year)
  if year.length < 4
    year = year.gsub("'", '')
    if year.length < 3
      tny = Time.now.year
      if year.to_i > tny%100
        year = ((tny/100) - 1).to_s + year
      else
        year = (tny/100).to_s + year
      end
    end
  end
  year
end

+ (Time) fix_time(year, month, day)

Parameters:

  • year (Integer)
  • month (Integer)
  • day (Integer)

Returns:

  • (Time)


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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 230

def self.fix_time(year, month, day)
  start = Time.new(1970, 1, 1)
  if year.blank?
    year = start.year
  end
  if month.blank?
    month = start.month
  end
  if day.blank?
    day = start.day
  end
  Time.new(year, month, day)
end

+ (Object) format_to_hours_minutes_seconds(hour, minute, second)

Pass integers



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 183

def self.format_to_hours_minutes_seconds(hour, minute, second)
  h, m, s = nil, nil, nil
  h = ('%02d' % hour) if hour
  m = ('%02d' % minute) if minute
  s = ('%02d' % second) if second
  [h, m, s].compact.join(':')
end

+ (Object) hunt_dates(label, filters = REGEXP_DATES.keys)



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 319

def self.hunt_dates(label, filters = REGEXP_DATES.keys)
  trials = {}
  filters.each_with_index {|kee, dex|
    # filters.each_with_index { |kee, dex|
    kee_string = kee.to_s.upcase
    trials[kee] = {}
    matches = label.to_enum(:scan, REGEXP_DATES[kee][:reg]).map {Regexp.last_match}
    unless matches.blank?
      trials[kee][:method] = kee
      trials[kee][:piece] = {}
      trial = extract_dates(trials[kee], matches)
      if invalid_month_day(trial)
        trials[kee] = {}
      end
    end
  }
  trials
end

+ (Object) invalid_month_day(trial)



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 338

def self.invalid_month_day(trial)
  retval = false
  if trial[:start_date_day].to_i > 31 or trial[:end_date_day].to_i > 31
    retval = true
  end
  if trial[:start_date_day].to_i < 1 or (trial[:end_date_day].to_i < 1 and !trial[:end_date_day].blank?)
    retval = true
  end
  if trial[:start_date_month].to_i > 12 or trial[:end_date_month].to_i > 12
    retval = true
  end
  if trial[:start_date_month].to_i < 1 or (trial[:end_date_month].to_i < 1 and !trial[:end_date_month].blank?)
    retval = true
  end
  retval
end

+ (Object) make_verbatim_date_piece(label, pieces)



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 265

def self.make_verbatim_date_piece(label, pieces)
  left = label.index(pieces[0])
  right = left + pieces[0].length - 1 #
  unless pieces[1].blank?
    right = label.index(pieces[1]) + pieces[1].length - 1
  end
  label[left..right]
end

+ (Integer) month_index(month_value)

Return the month index

Parameters:

  • (String)
  • (Integer)
  • (Symbol)

Returns:

  • (Integer)

    return the month index



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 62

def self.month_index(month_value)
  return nil if month_value.blank?
  month_test = SHORT_MONTH_FILTER[month_value]
  return nil if month_test.to_s.to_i > 11 # this is to filter out numeric values > 11, symbols => 0
  retval = SHORT_MONTHS.index(month_test.to_s) + 1
  return nil if retval > 12
  retval
end

+ (Object) nomenclature_date(day = nil, month = nil, year = nil)

@return a UTC time (Uses Time instead of Date so that it can be saved as a UTC object -

See http://www.ruby-doc.org/core-2.0.0/Time.html)
Returns nomenclature_date based on computation of the values of :year, :month, :day.
 if :year is empty, return nil
 if :month is empty, returns 12/31/:year
 if :day is empty, returns the last day of the month

Use self.month_index to convert months prior to handling them here



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 84

def self.nomenclature_date(day = nil, month = nil, year = nil)
  if year.nil?
    nil
  elsif month.nil?
    Time.utc(year.to_i, 12, 31)
  elsif day.nil?
    tmp = Time.utc(year.to_i, month.to_i)
    if tmp.month == 12 # want the last day of december
      Time.utc(year.to_i, 12, 31)
    else # time + 1 month - 1 day (60 sec * 60 min *24 hours)
      Time.utc(year.to_i, tmp.month + 1) - 86400
    end
  else
    Time.utc(year.to_i, month.to_i, day.to_i)
  end
end

+ (String) normalize_and_order_dates(start_date, end_date)

Returns start_date, end_date in proper order

Parameters:

  • start_date (String)

    in the form of 'yyyy/mm/dd'

  • end_date (String)

    in the form of 'yyyy/mm/dd'

Returns:

  • (String, String)

    start_date, end_date in proper order



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 247

def self.normalize_and_order_dates(start_date, end_date)
  if start_date.blank? and end_date.blank? # set entire range
    start_date = Utilities::Dates::EARLIEST_DATE  # 1700/01/01
    end_date = Date.today.strftime('%Y/%m/%d')
  else
    if end_date.blank? # set a one-day range
      end_date = start_date
    end
    if start_date.blank? # set a one-day range
      start_date = end_date
    end
  end

  start_date, end_date = order_dates(start_date, end_date)

  return start_date.gsub('-', '/'), end_date.gsub('-', '/')
end

+ (String) order_dates(start_date, end_date)

Returns start_date, end_date in proper order

Parameters:

  • start_date (String)

    in the form of 'yyyy/mm/dd'

  • end_date (String)

    in the form of 'yyyy/mm/dd'

Returns:

  • (String, String)

    start_date, end_date in proper order



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 277

def self.order_dates(start_date, end_date)
  if Date.parse(start_date) > Date.parse(end_date) # need to swap s and e?
    start_date, end_date = end_date, start_date
  end
  return start_date, end_date
end

Instance Method Details

- (Object) mdy_parse_date(date_string)



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# File 'lib/utilities/dates.rb', line 101

def mdy_parse_date(date_string)
  date_string
end