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302 File creation date

Description

The day, month and year on which the magnetic tape or floppy disk was produced.

Details

Version:1.0
First year:1988
Last year:1994
Field name:CREATION-DATE
Element name:File creation date

Code format:

Data Type:Numeric
Units:Right justified (in each sub-field), with a leading zero (in each sub-field) if needed
Width:6

Classification

CODEMEANING
010187 to 311299File creation date in DDMMYY format

Coding notes

DDMMYY format:

  • 1st 2 digits ‑ Day sub‑field (eg 01)
  • 2nd 2 digits ‑ Month sub‑field (eg 03)
  • 3rd 2 digits ‑ Year sub‑field (eg 87)

Input files

​Past Element

Change History

​31 July 1987