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Regarding java.util.Date

yekkala krishna
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Joined: Mar 04, 2007
Posts: 105

I need to print the date in the below format :


But i am getting exception when i use in the above format because of the character " T ".May i know any suggestion to print the date in the above format.

I am using SimpleDateFormat class to print the Date.

I am waiting for your valuable suggestions.

With Regards,
Rama krishna.Y
Duc Vo
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Joined: Nov 20, 2008
Posts: 254
Just put single quote around the letter T or any other custom string that you need in the formatted string. In your case, it should be something like

[ November 23, 2008: Message edited by: Duc Vo ]

“Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.” Albert Einstein
Campbell Ritchie

Joined: Oct 13, 2005
Posts: 45277
It might be easier to use the %T tags; they are listed in Formatter.
I agree. Here's the link:
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