Jump to content

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

webwired

datetime not working

Recommended Posts

I have read through php.net and even the datetime help on phpfreaks, all of which tell me this is the correct format for my datetime... This is what is in the mysql database 2006-03-14 15:04:24 in a datetime field, called datetime... this is what I am using to show it, $datetime = date("F j, Y, g:i A", $row[datetime]); Can anyone give me a hint as to what I am doing wrong? It outputs December 31, 1969, 7:33 PM. Here's my code...

[code]
include_once "../cgi-bin/connection.php";
$query = mysql_query("SELECT * FROM paybycheck WHERE paid = '0' ORDER BY datetime DESC");
    while ($row  =  mysql_fetch_array($query))    {
    $datetime = date("F j, Y, g:i A", $row[datetime]);
echo '<a href="paidbycheck.php?id=', $row[id], '">', $datetime . '     ' . $row[name] . '     ' . $row[city] . '     ' . $row[state], '</a><p>';
                                                }
[/code]

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
The date() function needs it's second parameter to be an integer. Use the strtotime() function to convert a string to an integer.
[code]<?php $datetime = date("F j, Y, g:i A", strtotime($row[datetime])); ?>[/code]

Ken

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

×

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.