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Help with DateFormat!?

Kriss Masters

Joined: Nov 17, 2003
Posts: 5
Why can't i compile this code?
SimpleDateFormat dayformat = new SimpleDateFormat("yyyy.MMM.dd");
GregorianCalendar day = new GregorianCalendar();
String now =dagformat.format(day);
/ kriss
Joel McNary

Joined: Aug 20, 2001
Posts: 1817

What error are you getting? Chances are, if you read the error message, you will know what's wrong (javac is usually pretty good at telling you what's wrong....)

If you take a look, you will see that it doesn't know what "dagformat" is. This is correct. The variable that you have is "dayformat"

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