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Problem regarding Date class

Chintan Shah

Joined: Jun 29, 2005
Posts: 27
I am developing one website..and i am using Date class in JSP.
The date class returns 1 for Monday, 2 for Tuesday.
Now what i want is that i need to reconvert 1 to Monday, 2 to Tuesday because..i need to compare all of them..and then show appropriately Monday, Tuesday on customers page. Please let me to compare..and how to show week days.
any help is appreciated . thanx in advance.
Chintan shah
ak pillai
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Joined: Feb 11, 2006
Posts: 288
java.util.Date.getDay() is a deprecated method. You should use the java.util.Calendar.

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Bear Bibeault
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Joined: Jan 10, 2002
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Not much to do with JSP, so this has been moved to Java in General (beginner).

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Alana Sparx
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Joined: Feb 14, 2006
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Is there a solution involving

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