clinks.u4.v = slash_date_to_clinks(date.i1a.r [,status.i4.r])

	This routine converts a date string having the format
	"mm/dd/yyyy  hh:mm:ss[ AM/PM]" to clinks.  The slashes
	can also be replaced by dashes.

	Please see clinks_now for the defintion of clinks.
	The date is assumed to be local time.  This routine calls
	date_to_clinks to do the actual conversion.  Please see the
	date_to_clinks documentation for how daylight savings time
	is handled.

	date		ASCII date string (SLASH_DATE_LEN characters)
	[status]	returned conversion status
			(OK -> successful conversion,
			 CBS_INVSIZ -> supplied date string is too short,
			 CBS_NO_SUCH -> invalid month,
			 CBS_RANGE -> invalid year, day, hour, or minute)

	This function returns status values as follows:

	number of clinks corresponding to the supplied date string

	This function requires the following include files:

	clib_h, acnet_errors_h

	Related functions:

	date_to_clinks, traditional_date_to_clinks,
	convert_compare_date_to_clinks, clinks_now, clinks_to_date,
	clinks_to_day_of_week_c, clinks_is_dst_c, get_date_clinks,
	db_date_to_clinks, db_date_to_date_c, convert_seconds_c,
	clinks_to_special_time_c, clinks_to_seconds_into_day_c,

	C/C++ usage:

	static const char	date[SLASH_DATE_LEN+1] = "09/16/2008 15:10:30";
	int	status;
	unsigned int	clinks;

	clinks = slash_date_to_clinks(date,&status);