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Converting timezone

 
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I have a requirement of converting times in different time zones to PST.

example if I give "03:30 AM CST" my method should return time in PST.



but its throwing following error:

Exception in thread "main" java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Cannot format given Object as a Date

Can some one tel me what is mistake? and is htere a better/elegant way of doing this?

Thanks in advance!
 
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What line is the error from?
 
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On which line do you get the exception?

You can use DateFormat/SimpleDateFormat to parse a String to a Date.
 
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Error is on line 30 where I format the obj...

d.format(c);

 
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You can't use DateFormat.format() with a Calender instance. You need to use:
 
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That worked.. Thanks much!
 
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