[Seaside] Controlling value returned from Canvas' dateInput

Rick Flower rickf at ca-flower.com
Mon Feb 19 04:47:06 UTC 2007

Rick Flower wrote:
> I just started using the dateInput "widget" (or whatever you call 
> it).. It currently returns a string such as "February 17, 2007", but I 
> am wondering if it can be configured to return something else such as 
> a Date object or perhaps a timestamp.. I guess in the meantime I could 
> parse the returned string and call the "newDay:month:year" object 
> creation routine for the Date object to get back a date stamp or 
> timestamp...  Comments?
Nevermind.. I just noticed that the date returned is actually a 
Seaside.Date object that just happens to look like a string.. I as able 
to cast it back to a timestamp using "asTimeStamp" without problems.. 

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