Java Code Examples for java.text.DateFormat.clone()

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Example 1
Project: Equella   File: ThreadSafeSimpleDateFormat.java   View Source Code Vote up 6 votes
public Date parse(String date, TimeZone tz, Locale locale) throws ParseException
{
	DateFormat format = aquire(locale);
	try
	{
		if( tz == null )
		{
			return format.parse(date);
		}
		else
		{
			// need to mutate the format...
			DateFormat clone = (DateFormat) format.clone();
			clone.setTimeZone(tz);
			return clone.parse(date);
		}
	}
	finally
	{
		release(format, locale);
	}
}