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    RFC 2822 formatted date in MySQL

    Is there a column type in MySQL that accepts dates in the RFC 2822 date format.

    //AKA
    date('r');

    RFC 2822 formatted date Example: Thu, 21 Dec 2000 16:01:07 +0200

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    There isn't a date format that will but you could simply store it in a varchar column.
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    But, When i take it out of the db, i need to sort it, DESC according to date.

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    Then you'll need to parse out the actual date and time, convert it to a Unix style timestamp and store it that way if you want to be able to manipulate/retrieve it in a specific order.
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