PHP 7.0.30 Released

IntlDateFormatter::setTimeZone

datefmt_set_timezone

(PHP 5 >= 5.5.0, PHP 7, PECL intl >= 3.0.0)

IntlDateFormatter::setTimeZone -- datefmt_set_timezoneSets formatterʼs timezone

Description

Object oriented style

public bool IntlDateFormatter::setTimeZone ( mixed $zone )

Procedural style

bool datefmt_set_timezone ( mixed $zone )

Sets the timezone that will be used when formatting dates or times with this object.

Parameters

zone

The timezone to use for this formatter. This can be specified in the following forms:

Return Values

Returns TRUE on success and FALSE on failure.

Examples

Example #1 IntlDateFormatter::setTimeZone() examples

<?php
ini_set
('date.timezone''Europe/Amsterdam');

$formatter IntlDateFormatter::create(NULLNULLNULL"UTC");

$formatter->setTimeZone(NULL);
echo 
"NULL\n    "$formatter->getTimeZone()->getId(), "\n";

$formatter->setTimeZone(IntlTimeZone::createTimeZone('Europe/Lisbon'));
echo 
"IntlTimeZone\n    "$formatter->getTimeZone()->getId(), "\n";

$formatter->setTimeZone(new DateTimeZone('Europe/Paris'));
echo 
"DateTimeZone\n    "$formatter->getTimeZone()->getId(), "\n";

$formatter->setTimeZone('Europe/Rome');
echo 
"String\n    "$formatter->getTimeZone()->getId(), "\n";

$formatter->setTimeZone('GMT+00:30');
print_r($formatter->getTimeZone());

The above example will output:

NULL
    Europe/Amsterdam
IntlTimeZone
    Europe/Lisbon
DateTimeZone
    Europe/Paris
String
    Europe/Rome
IntlTimeZone Object
(
    [valid] => 1
    [id] => GMT+00:30
    [rawOffset] => 1800000
    [currentOffset] => 1800000
)

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