Subject Re: [ib-support] Re: SP to extract a week number
Author Doug Chamberlin
At 11/14/2001 10:49 AM (Wednesday), rvellacott@... wrote:
>Many thanks for this prompting. It is ISO 8601, which specifies that
>day 1 is a Monday, and Week 1 is the week in which 4th January
>falls. This is the same as saying that it is the week in which the
>first Thursday in January falls.


Why would not January 1st be day 1 of the year, I wonder, regardless of
what day of the week it falls on? Or are you saying that day-of-the-week
numbering always assigns 1 to Mondays, 2 to Tuesdays, etc?