Get Unix time (epoch)

time:format_unix(STRING $time="now") : INT

time:format_unix("2000-1-1 10:30 UTC")
#=> 946722600

# the $time argument is option and is by default time:now()
#=> 1578344470

# note: since Unix Epoch time is the number of seconds since 1970, this function cane return negative numbers if date is before then.
# note: Unix Epoch does not depend on any specific timezone given in $time string because the distance of any timezone's "now" and its own "1970-1-1" is always the same as any other timezone's now and its relative 1970-1-1.
time:format_unix("2000-1-1 10:30 PST")
#=> 946751400

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