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Suresh K Babu
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Hi All,

Can anybody please let me know how to get the date in required timezone?
I tried with below java program, but it is returning date properly except timezone for the date as given in output.
How to I get proper timezone as well?

Appreciated your help.



Program output:

Current Time=Wed Jun 09 23:28:55 IST 2010
Current Timezone=India Standard Time
Getting Time in the timezone=Canada/Central
Current Time there=Wed Jun 09 12:58:55 IST 2010

Thanks,
Suresh
 
Darryl Burke
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Suresh K Babu wrote: it is returning date properly except timezone for the date as given in output.

Oh, but it is. When it's Wed Jun 09 23:28:55 2010 in Canada/Central it's Wed Jun 09 12:58:55 2010 in India.

Now if you want the String representation of that date in Canada/Central time, use an appropriate SimpleDateFormat.
 
John de Michele
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Shouldn't that be Thursday, June 10th? Indian Standard Time is ahead of CDT.

John.
 
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