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Archived:The Date object does not return the current time on S60 1st Edition (Known Issue)

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S60 1st Edition
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Created: User:Technical writer 1 (20 Jan 2005)
Last edited: hamishwillee (24 Oct 2013)

Overview

The Date object should return current time but it returns something like "java.util.Date@6b2251e9" instead.

Description

The Date object should contain the current time but it contains something like "java.util.Date@6b2251e9" instead. Normally printing out the Date object should return something like "Fri Jan 14 16:04:22 GMT+02:00 2005".

Solution

You can ask a specific value from the Calendar object, for example like this: calendar.get(Calendar.HOUR_OF_DAY). This would return an integer showing the hour value of current time.

This is fixed in the newer S60 devices.

This page was last modified on 24 October 2013, at 05:33.
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