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Joined: Jun 03, 2005
Feb 02, 2009 10:07:37
I want to get month and year from the timestamp.
Ex: Timestamp timestamp = new Timestamp(new Date().getTime());
I am using timestamp.getMonth() and timestamp.getYear() to get month and date but both the methods are deprecated.
What methods should i use instead of these deprecated methods?
Joined: Aug 07, 2007
Feb 02, 2009 11:28:32
You should use a Calendar object.
You can obtain one for your locale, set it to the timestamp's time and use it as follows:
Calendar cal = Calendar.getInstance(); cal.setTime(myTimestamp); month = cal.get(Calendar.MONTH); year = cal.get(Calendar.YEAR);
Joined: Oct 27, 2005
Feb 02, 2009 12:32:21
And remember to compare the month against the month constants: Calendar.JANUARY - Calendar.DECEMBER. That way you won't get that confused when you notice that the months are 0-based
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