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PHP Date from Twitter to MySQL format

Posted on 2013-05-30
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Hi experts,

I have a date in this format coming from the Twitter API:
 "Wed Aug 29 17:12:58 +0000 2012"

How do I translate this into date format used in MySQL (YYYY-MM-DD)?

I don't need the timestamp, just a date for use in MySQL.

Thank you!
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Ray Paseur earned 2000 total points
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Consider your local date and time settings.
http://www.laprbass.com/RAY_temp_effingood.php

<?php // RAY_temp_effingood.php
error_reporting(E_ALL);

$twd = 'Wed Aug 29 17:12:58 +0000 2012';
$twt = strtotime($twd);
$new = date('c', $twt);
var_dump($twd, $new);

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HTH, ~Ray
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