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Date comparision

Lalit Vora
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Joined: Jun 22, 2006
Posts: 37
Hi,

can someone guide me please how to compare date i.e user inputed date with system date.

I have user inputted date in mm/dd/yyyy formate and i have default date as systemdate-1. Both i have using simpledate format.
I want to compare that user input date should not be greater than systemdate -1 I have system-1 date generated also. I dont know how to compare them. Please some one can help me with that.

Thank you very much
Lalit
Durgaprasad Guduguntla
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Joined: Oct 20, 2003
Posts: 99
You can do this using custom validator. My following posting might help you.


Thanks,<br />Durgaprasad<br />SCJP1.4, SCWCD1.4, SCBCD1.3,<br />SCEA
Merrill Higginson
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Joined: Feb 15, 2005
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Once you have converted the input date to a java.util.Date, you can then use the "before" or "after" methods of that class to compare it with the system date:

if (inputDate.after(systemdate-1) { // do something }


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Lalit Vora
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Joined: Jun 22, 2006
Posts: 37
Hi Merrill

Thanks alot its working now
 
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