The java.util.Date class represents a specific instant in time, with millisecond precision.
Following is the declaration for java.util.Date class:
public class Date extends Object implements Serializable, Cloneable, Comparable<Date>
|S.N.||Constructor & Description|
|1|| Date() |
This constructor allocates a Date object and initializes it so that it represents the time at which it was allocated, measured to the nearest millisecond.
|2|| Date(long date) |
This constructor allocates a Date object and initializes it to represent the specified number of milliseconds since the standard base time known as "the epoch", namely January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 GMT.
|S.N.||Method & Description|
|1|| boolean after(Date when) |
This method tests if this date is after the specified date.
|2|| boolean before(Date when) |
This method tests if this date is before the specified date.
|3|| Object clone() |
This method return a copy of this object.
|4|| int compareTo(Date anotherDate) |
This method compares two Dates for ordering.
|5|| boolean equals(Object obj) |
This method compares two dates for equality.
|6|| long getTime() |
This method returns the number of milliseconds since January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 GMT represented by this Date object.
|7|| int hashCode() |
This method returns a hash code value for this object.
|8|| void setTime(long time) |
This method sets this Date object to represent a point in time that is time milliseconds after January 1, 1970 00:00:00 GMT.
|9|| String toString() |
This method converts this Date object to a String of the form.
This class inherits methods from the following classes: