The today function returns the Julian date value for the current computer system date. The Julian date values is automatically rounded to the last whole day.


The today function provides the current date using the computer's clock. There are no arguments to this function.





Arguments Name Type Description
Argument:noneInteger No arguments


The current Julian date based on the computer's system date.



Here are a number of links to Lambda coding examples which contain this instruction in various use cases.


Argument Types

Here are the links to the data types of the function arguments.


Here are also a number of links to functions having arguments with any of these data types.

addMethod compareEQ compareGE compareGT
compareLE compareLT compareNE compare
date day days360 display
hour isComplex isEqual isIdentical
isType julian macroReplace minute
month now qt ref
saveObject second setq sizeof
sql submit time today
type writelg writeln year

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