This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
Any other way to display the difference between two dates? Well, yes, any other way would be preferable. You already have 10,000 milliseconds. Just use ordinary arithmetic to get the number of seconds.
Originally posted by Jim Yingst: Contrary to what you might think, Europe/London doesn't actually use Greenwich Mean Time. Not during this part of the year, anyway. If you want GMT, ask for TimeZone.getTimeZone("GMT") instead.
The actual difference is that Britain was using daylight saving time on January 1, 1970!
Joined: Jan 30, 2000
Good point. Were they calling it British Summer Time back then? The mind boggles.