Java Format - Java DateFormat LONG


DateFormat.LONG has the following syntax.

public static final int LONG


In the following code shows how to use DateFormat.LONG field.

import java.text.DateFormat;
import java.util.Date;
import java.util.Locale;
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public class Main {
  public static void main(String[] argv) throws Exception {

    String s = DateFormat.getTimeInstance(DateFormat.LONG, Locale.CANADA).format(new Date());


The code above generates the following result.