org.codehaus.jackson.map.util
Class StdDateFormat

java.lang.Object
  extended by java.text.Format
      extended by java.text.DateFormat
          extended by org.codehaus.jackson.map.util.StdDateFormat
All Implemented Interfaces:
Serializable, Cloneable

public class StdDateFormat
extends DateFormat

Default DateFormat implementation used by standard Date serializers and deserializers. For serialization defaults to using an ISO-8601 compliant format (format String "yyyy-MM-dd'T'HH:mm:ss.SSSZ") and for deserialization, both ISO-8601 and RFC-1123.

See Also:
Serialized Form

Nested Class Summary
 
Nested classes/interfaces inherited from class java.text.DateFormat
DateFormat.Field
 
Field Summary
static StdDateFormat instance
          A singleton instance can be used for cloning purposes.
 
Fields inherited from class java.text.DateFormat
AM_PM_FIELD, calendar, DATE_FIELD, DAY_OF_WEEK_FIELD, DAY_OF_WEEK_IN_MONTH_FIELD, DAY_OF_YEAR_FIELD, DEFAULT, ERA_FIELD, FULL, HOUR_OF_DAY0_FIELD, HOUR_OF_DAY1_FIELD, HOUR0_FIELD, HOUR1_FIELD, LONG, MEDIUM, MILLISECOND_FIELD, MINUTE_FIELD, MONTH_FIELD, numberFormat, SECOND_FIELD, SHORT, TIMEZONE_FIELD, WEEK_OF_MONTH_FIELD, WEEK_OF_YEAR_FIELD, YEAR_FIELD
 
Constructor Summary
StdDateFormat()
           
 
Method Summary
 StdDateFormat clone()
           
 StringBuffer format(Date date, StringBuffer toAppendTo, FieldPosition fieldPosition)
           
static DateFormat getBlueprintISO8601Format()
          Method for getting the globally shared DateFormat instance that uses GMT timezone and can handle simple ISO-8601 compliant date format.
static DateFormat getBlueprintRFC1123Format()
          Method for getting the globally shared DateFormat instance that uses GMT timezone and can handle RFC-1123 compliant date format.
static DateFormat getISO8601Format(TimeZone tz)
          Method for getting a non-shared DateFormat instance that uses specified timezone and can handle simple ISO-8601 compliant date format.
static DateFormat getRFC1123Format(TimeZone tz)
          Method for getting a non-shared DateFormat instance that uses specific timezone and can handle RFC-1123 compliant date format.
protected  boolean looksLikeISO8601(String dateStr)
          Overridable helper method used to figure out which of supported formats is the likeliest match.
 Date parse(String dateStr)
           
 Date parse(String dateStr, ParsePosition pos)
           
protected  Date parseAsISO8601(String dateStr, ParsePosition pos)
           
protected  Date parseAsRFC1123(String dateStr, ParsePosition pos)
           
 
Methods inherited from class java.text.DateFormat
equals, format, format, getAvailableLocales, getCalendar, getDateInstance, getDateInstance, getDateInstance, getDateTimeInstance, getDateTimeInstance, getDateTimeInstance, getInstance, getNumberFormat, getTimeInstance, getTimeInstance, getTimeInstance, getTimeZone, hashCode, isLenient, parseObject, setCalendar, setLenient, setNumberFormat, setTimeZone
 
Methods inherited from class java.text.Format
format, formatToCharacterIterator, parseObject
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
finalize, getClass, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 

Field Detail

instance

public static final StdDateFormat instance
A singleton instance can be used for cloning purposes.

Constructor Detail

StdDateFormat

public StdDateFormat()
Method Detail

clone

public StdDateFormat clone()
Overrides:
clone in class DateFormat

getBlueprintISO8601Format

public static DateFormat getBlueprintISO8601Format()
Method for getting the globally shared DateFormat instance that uses GMT timezone and can handle simple ISO-8601 compliant date format.


getISO8601Format

public static DateFormat getISO8601Format(TimeZone tz)
Method for getting a non-shared DateFormat instance that uses specified timezone and can handle simple ISO-8601 compliant date format.


getBlueprintRFC1123Format

public static DateFormat getBlueprintRFC1123Format()
Method for getting the globally shared DateFormat instance that uses GMT timezone and can handle RFC-1123 compliant date format.


getRFC1123Format

public static DateFormat getRFC1123Format(TimeZone tz)
Method for getting a non-shared DateFormat instance that uses specific timezone and can handle RFC-1123 compliant date format.


parse

public Date parse(String dateStr)
           throws ParseException
Overrides:
parse in class DateFormat
Throws:
ParseException

parse

public Date parse(String dateStr,
                  ParsePosition pos)
Specified by:
parse in class DateFormat

format

public StringBuffer format(Date date,
                           StringBuffer toAppendTo,
                           FieldPosition fieldPosition)
Specified by:
format in class DateFormat

looksLikeISO8601

protected boolean looksLikeISO8601(String dateStr)
Overridable helper method used to figure out which of supported formats is the likeliest match.


parseAsISO8601

protected Date parseAsISO8601(String dateStr,
                              ParsePosition pos)

parseAsRFC1123

protected Date parseAsRFC1123(String dateStr,
                              ParsePosition pos)