On Jun 21, 2010, at 14:40 , Peter Cross wrote:

> This date is from a call to 
> http://api.twitter.com/1/statuses/user_timeline.xml:
> <created_at>Mon Jun 21 19:06:21 +0000 2010</created_at>
> <begin rant>


> </end rant>
> This isn't an XML standard date format either.

It is a unicode compatible date. This format string is defined at: 

Here is the format I use to parse Twitter formats into my local time system: 
"EEE MMM dd HH:mm:ss ZZZ y".

Andrew W. Donoho
Donoho Design Group, L.L.C.
a...@ddg.com, +1 (512) 750-7596

Knowing is not enough; we must apply. 
    Willing is not enough; we must do.
        -- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Reply via email to