On Tuesday 05 March 2002 05:11 pm, Andy wrote:
> So what is the proper function in PHP to convert the MySQL timestamp into a
> proper format like Sonday, Apr. 20th 2002?
echo date("D. M. d, Y")
> "Jason Wong" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
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> > On Wednesday 06 March 2002 04:31, Andy wrote:
> > > Hi there,
> > >
> > > I am playing around with the timestamp functions. I created a timestamp
> > > with mysql ( the row is timestamp)
> > > and do reformat this thing after selecting with php in the folowíng
> > > way:
> > >
> > > $date_posted[$i] = strftime("%A, %d-%m-%Y %R", $date_posted[$i]);
> > >
> > > This always returns Tuesday, 19-01-2038 but the mysql timestamp says:
> > > 20020305211704
> > They return the time in different formats. Read the MySQL manual then
> > read the PHP manual (or vice-versa).
> > The MySQL timestamp is human readable. So in your example above:
> > 20020305211704 ==> 2002-03-05 21:17:04
> > time() in PHP is the number of seconds since the Unix Epoch.
> > --
> > Jason Wong -> Gremlins Associates -> www.gremlins.com.hk
> > /*
> > But, officer, he's not drunk, I just saw his fingers twitch!
> > */
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