[R] strptime format argument

From: Hutchinson,David [PYR] <David.Hutchinson_at_ec.gc.ca>
Date: Mon, 28 Apr 2008 14:37:20 -0700


I am getting an unanticipated result attempting to format a datetime string  

date1 <- strptime('2005 297 1030 35', '%Y %j %H%M %S') # returns "2005-10-24 10:12:35"
date2 <- strptime('2005 297 912 35', '%Y %j %H%M %S') # returns NA  

Are there any ways to adjust the format argument (e.g., '%H') to accept one or two digit hours?  

Thanks in advance,

Dave  

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