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unable to print time with SHORT and MEDIUM

 
Manish Bilung
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Hi Friends,

Please have a look at the below code:



I am unable to print time in output. Kindly help.
 
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You should probably check out the Predefined Formatters table in the DateTimeFormatter class documentation.
 
Manish Bilung
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Stephan van Hulst wrote:You should probably check out the Predefined Formatters table in the DateTimeFormatter class documentation.


sorry Stephan, failed to mention that I was referring to the expected output in the book OCA Study Guide by Jeanne Boyarsky and Scott Selikoff.

Page number 149.

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I don't have the book. What is the expected result shown there?
 
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Hi Manish, the problem is in the method. You need a ofLocalizedDateTime() or ofLocalizedTime().
The FormatStyle is trying to deceive you. Run the same date with a SHORT and MEDIUM to look the difference.
 
Manish Bilung
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Stephan van Hulst wrote:I don't have the book. What is the expected result shown there?

Hello Stephen,

This is an excerpt from the book:



ISO is a standard for dates. The output of the previous code looks like this:

2020-01-20
11:12:34
2020-01-20T11:12:34 [sic]

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Manish
 
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Stephan van Hulst wrote:I don't have the book. What is the expected result shown there?


Hello Stephen, Please ignore the previous reply.

This is an excerpt from the book:



I replicated the same code but was unable to print short time.

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Manish
 
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Emanuel Frua wrote:Hi Manish, the problem is in the method. You need a ofLocalizedDateTime() or ofLocalizedTime().
The FormatStyle is trying to deceive you. Run the same date with a SHORT and MEDIUM to look the difference.


Thanks Emanuel for the reply. I don't have access to my workstation at the moment.

Will try your suggestion and will revert back.

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Manish
 
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Because your code is different from the code in the book.
 
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