ChronoLocalDate isEqual() method in Java with Examples

The isEqual() method of ChronoLocalDate interface in Java checks if this date is equal to the specified date or not.

Syntax:

public boolean isEqual(ChronoLocalDate date2)

Parameter: This method accept a single mandatory parameter date2 the other date to compare to and not null.



Return Value: The function returns true if this date is equal to the specified date.

Below programs illustrate the isEqual() method of ChronoLocalDate in Java:

Program 1:

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// Program to illustrate the isEqual() method
  
import java.util.*;
import java.time.*;
import java.time.chrono.*;
  
public class GfG {
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        // Parses the first date
        ChronoLocalDate dt1
            = LocalDate.parse("2018-11-27");
  
        // Parses the second date
        ChronoLocalDate dt2
            = LocalDate.parse("2018-11-27");
  
        // Check if these two are equal
        System.out.println(dt1.isEqual(dt2));
    }
}

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Output:

true

Program 2:

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// Program to illustrate the isEqual() method
  
import java.util.*;
import java.time.*;
import java.time.chrono.*;
  
public class GfG {
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        // Parses the first date
        ChronoLocalDate dt1
            = LocalDate.parse("2018-11-27");
  
        // Parses the second date
        ChronoLocalDate dt2
            = LocalDate.parse("2015-11-27");
  
        // Check if these two are equal
        System.out.println(dt1.isEqual(dt2));
    }
}

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Output:

false

Reference: https://docs.oracle.com/javase/9/docs/api/java/time/chrono/ChronoLocalDate.html#isEqual-java.time.chrono.ChronoLocalDate-



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