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comparing 2 date objects...very urgent

 
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hi all,
how to compare 2 date objects....
when i use methods of Date class...i get a warning when using before(), after()
saying that they are deprecated...that is correct.
in what other way can i compare...
pl. give code as a hint..
thankx in advance
 
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Use methods in the java.util.Calendar class.
 
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Moving this from Servlet -> Java In General (Beginner)
 
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After reading the 1.4 API docs it seems to me that before() and after() are still the best methods for comparing date objects. Why then would they be deprecated?
I still have a limited understanding of deprecated methods so I'm sure I'm just missing something here
Thanks!
Ryan
 
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before/after of the date class are deprecated. There is still before/after for the Calendar class
 
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