Date represents a specific instant in time, with millisecond precision.
The following representations are used when accepting or returning year, month, date, hours, minutes, and seconds values.
A date may be specified as January 32 and is interpreted as meaning February 1.
|Date()||Creates a Date object and initializes it with the time at which it was allocated.|
|Date(long date)||Creates 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.|
Compare two Date value
|boolean||after(Date when)||Tests if this date is after the specified date.|
|boolean||before(Date when)||Tests if this date is before the specified date.|
|int||compareTo(Date anotherDate)||Compares two Dates for ordering.|
|boolean||equals(Object obj)||Compares two dates for equality.|
Convert date value to long value in milliseconds
|long||getTime()||Returns the number of milliseconds since January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 GMT represented by this Date object.|
|void||setTime(long time)||Sets this Date object to represent a point in time that is time milliseconds after January 1, 1970 00:00:00 GMT.|
Convert Date value to String
|String||toString()||Converts this Date object to a String of the form:|
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