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[Date->Minute] is an accessor for getting or setting the minute field for a date object.

Getting uses no parameters and returns the minute as an integer.

Setting requires an integer parameter, and supports the =, += and -= operators. Setting modifies the date object in-place, but does not return a value.

  • Syntax
Date Object->minute
Date Object->minute=Integer
Date Object->minute+=Integer
Date Object->minute-=Integer
  • Beginner

To get or set the minute field of a date object:

Use the [Date->Minute] method. The following example uses a single date object, then gets the minute and returns its value.

Next we set the minute field to a new value using the = operator, then set it again by adding 1 to the minute using the += operator, and set it once more by subtracting 1 from the minute using the -= operator. We return the result for each set operation.


local(d) = date('2011-02-21 08:02:00')
#d->minute + '<br>'
#d + '<br>'
#d + '<br>'


2011-02-21 08:05:00
2011-02-21 08:06:00
2011-02-21 08:05:00

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