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From: Jeff Garland (jeff_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-07-10 08:44:16

On Wed, 09 Jul 2003 09:33:44 -0400, Stefan Seefeld wrote
> hi there,
> what is the suggested way to persist a time_duration into a string ?
> I tried 'to_iso_string' but there is no corresponding
> 'duration_from_iso_string'. Shouldn't that exist (if only for
> symmetry) ?

Yes it should be there for symmetry. Give this a shot:
  using boost::posix_time;
  std::string tds; //.. your duration string
  time_duration td =

This doesn't look like it will handle fractional seconds, but maybe you don't
need that...


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