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1. Unexpected java SimpleDateFormat parse exception

I can't understand why this few lines

    Date submissionT;
    SimpleDateFormat tempDate = new SimpleDateFormat("EEE MMM d HH:mm:ss z yyyy");

    public time_print(String time) ...

2. Parsing a date string using java.text.SimpleDateFormat

I have a weird problem, I need to parse a date string that looks like 1997-02-14T00:00:00.0000000+05:30. The odd thing about the date string is the time zone information. It's +05:30 instead ...

3. simpledateformat parsing date with 'Z' literal

I am trying to parse a date that looks like this:

This is a valid date per The 'Z' literal "imply that UTC is the preferred reference ...

4. Date difference includes Timezone offset, what's wrong?

I have this code:

Date now = new Date();
// the string is in UTC format, so a UTC date must be constructed, I don't know if that happens in this format
Date measure ...

5. simple date formatter issue in java

I want to parse date of following type:

How can i do it using simple date formatter in java? what format is to be used?

6. explanation for behavior from SimpleDateFormat

Try this:

DateFormat df = new SimpleDateFormat("y");
System.out.println(df.format(new Date()));
Without reading the javadoc for SimpleDateFormat, what would you expect this to output? My expectation was "0". That is to say, the last ...

7. Parse date with possible single-digit month/day/hour using java.text.SimpleDateFormat

On a project with Talend Open Studio (an Open Source code-generating ETL tool), I am getting errors parsing incoming date strings like "3/14/1967 0:00:00" (note the single-digit month). Digging into

8. Date formatter is not formating the date correctly

I wrote this following java code to format the date and time in specific formats.You can see the below code at ideone .

import java.util.Calendar;
import java.util.GregorianCalendar;
import java.text.SimpleDateFormat;
class timeAndDateTransformation{

9. How to parse dates in multiple formats using SimpleDateFormat

I am trying to parse some dates that are coming out of a document. It would appear users have entered these dates in a similar but not exact format. here are the ...

10. Why does this code generate the error: "unparseable date"

I'm trying to use the SimpleDateFormat class to parse a DateTime out of this string:

Mon Jan 10 2011 01:15:00 GMT+0000 (GMT Standard Time)
I tried the following format string:
String example = "Mon ...

11. Whats the difference in using a and aaa in SimpleDateFormat

I want to display current date as 00:50:32 A Here is my code

Date date = new Date();
SimpleDateFormat sdf = new SimpleDateFormat("HH:mm:ss a");
String time = sdf.format(date);
System.out.println("time : " + time);
But it print ...

12. optional parts in SimpleDateFormat

I'm reading in date strings that could be with or without a time zone adjustment: yyyyMMddHHmmssz or yyyyMMddHHmmss. When a string is missing a zone, I'll treat it as GMT. ...