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convert String to Date

 
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Hi.

I have written a small program that calculate 30 day
old Date from current date.I want a the date to be formatted in MM/dd/yyyy format.Below code is giving ClassCastException at line 1.Not sure wat is wrong.Please correct me.


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[ March 16, 2006: Message edited by: meena latha ]
[ March 16, 2006: Message edited by: meena latha ]
 
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Note that java.sql.Date extends java.util.Date.

In this example, the true type is java.util.Date (as returned by SimpleDateFormat's parse method), but you're trying to downcast to java.sql.Date.
 
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