PHP - Function cal_info()


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Syntax

cal_info ( [$calendar] );

Definition and Usage

The cal_info() function returns an array that contains information about a given calendar. The array contains the following elements: calname, calsymbol, month, abbrevmonth and maxdaysinmonth.

Parameters

Parameter Description
calendar

Optional. Specifies the calendar. The following calendar values can be used −

  • 0 = CAL_GREGORIAN
  • 1 = CAL_JULIAN
  • 2 = CAL_JEWISH
  • 3 = CAL_FRENCH

Return Value

Array that contains information about a given calendar.

Example

Try out following example −

<?php
   $info = cal_info(0);
   print_r($info);
?> 

This will produce the following result −

Array
(
    [months] > Array
        (
            [1] > January
            [2] > February
            [3] > March
            [4] > April
            [5] > May
            [6] > June
            [7] > July
            [8] > August
            [9] > September
            [10] > October
            [11] > November
            [12] > December
        )

    [abbrevmonths] > Array
        (
            [1] > Jan
            [2] > Feb
            [3] > Mar
            [4] > Apr
            [5] > May
            [6] > Jun
            [7] > Jul
            [8] > Aug
            [9] > Sep
            [10] > Oct
            [11] > Nov
            [12] > Dec
        )

    [maxdaysinmonth] > 31
    [calname] > Gregorian
    [calsymbol] > CAL_GREGORIAN
)

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