Java Dates

Posted on 2003-03-26
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Last Modified: 2010-03-31
Here is my function:

import java.sql.*;
import java.util.*;
import java.text.*;

public class test
    public static void main(String[] args)
        String s;
        Format fm;
        Date date = new Date();
        fm = new SimpleDateFormat("EEEE, MMMM dd, yyyy");
        s = fm.format(date);

The error I get is on the line: Date date = new Date();
The error description is: reference to date is ambiguous, both class java.util.Date in java.util and class java.sql.Date in java.sql match

I need the util import for later.  Now what do I do(I've already created a different class as a workaround.  What do I do so I don't have to create the different class?)?


Question by:dds110
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girionis earned 100 total points
ID: 8212899
 Change this:

Date date = new Date();

  to this:

java.util.Date date = new java.util.Date();

Expert Comment

ID: 8212906
import java.util.*;
import java.util.Date;
import java.sql.*;


import java.sql.Date;

if you you want to use the sql date


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