Android Date to Long Convert geLongFromString(final String date)

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ge Long From String


public static long geLongFromString(final String date) 

Method Source Code

//package com.java2s;
import java.text.ParseException;
import java.text.SimpleDateFormat;
import java.util.Calendar;
import java.util.Date;

import android.util.Log;

public class Main {
    public static long geLongFromString(final String date) {
        final Calendar calendar = getCalendarFromString(date);
        return calendar.getTimeInMillis();
    }//  w ww  . j  a  v a  2  s  .  c o m

    public static Calendar getCalendarFromString(final String date) {
        final SimpleDateFormat inputFormat = new SimpleDateFormat(
                "E, MMMM dd, yyyy");
        Date parsedDate = new Date();
        try {
            parsedDate = inputFormat.parse(date.trim());
        } catch (final ParseException e) {
                    "Error: Impossible to parse input string to calendar.",
            throw new RuntimeException(e);

        final Calendar currentDate = Calendar.getInstance();

        return currentDate;


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