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Constructing a Date object

Varadan Anandanpillai

Joined: Jul 27, 2001
Posts: 2
How do I construct a java.sql.Date or java.util.Date for a specific data, say, June 25th 1995. How do I come with a value for that date in milliseconds? Is there any java utility that does this.
Jason Stortz
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Joined: Jan 11, 2001
Posts: 68
My topic: java.util.Date

This will print the current date. You can also set the time on myDate with myDate.setTime(newMillisSeconds); or get the time in milli seconds from the date object with myDate.getTime(); which will return a long.
Hope that helps some.
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