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    Keymaster
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    Hi All,
    In my shell script, i need yesterdays date to be assigned to a varaible. Using below command command I able to get the todays date. Please help me to get yesterdays date in same formay.(DD-MMM-YYYY)

    today_date=date '+%d-%h-%Y' | tr [:lower:] [:upper:]
    echo $today_date

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    Keymaster
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    This perfectly works for me in SunOS.

    yesterday_date=TZ=EST+24 date +%d-%h-%Y | tr [:lower:] [:upper:]
    echo ${yesterday_date}
    11-Nov-2015

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