Java Date and Time
The java.time, java.util, java.sql and java.text packages contains classes for representing date and time. Following classes are important for dealing with date in java.
Java 8 Date/Time API
Java has introduced a new Date and Time API since Java 8. The java.time package contains Java 8 Date and Time classes.
Classical Date/Time API
But classical or old Java Date API is also useful. Let's see the list of classical Date and Time classes.
Formatting Date and Time
We can format date and time in java by the use of following classes:
Get Current Date and Time
We can get current date and time in java by many ways.