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Converting current server time to a variable with PHP

Posted on 2006-07-15
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Hey guys,

I was wondering how I could access the server time with php. I want to get it into a variable so I can time stamp messages being sent user to user.


Thanks,
Matt

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Jason C. Levine earned 250 total points
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Hi hep516,

There are ton of functions in PHP to deal with time.  Start here:

http://us3.php.net/time

and if that isn't quite what you want, the rest of the functions are on the left of the page.
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Now I just need to convert that to something thats readable by a human.

Thanks for the link!

Matt

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Figured it out.

Thanks alot Jason
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No problem.  The php.net pages usually have code examples to convert things.
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