DateFormat setLenient() Method in Java with Examples
The setLenient(boolean leniency) method in DateFormat class is used to specify whether the interpretation of the date and time of this DateFormat object is to be lenient or not.
public void setLenient(boolean leniency)
Parameters: The method takes one parameter leniency of the boolean type that refers to the mode of the calendar of the DateFormat object. The boolean value true turns on the leniency mode and false turns off the leniency mode.
Return Value: The method does not return any value.
Below programs illustrate the working of setLenient() Method of Calendar class:
Object: java.text.SimpleDateFormat@7945516e Mar 28, 2019 6:03:48 PM Leniency: true New Leniency: false
Object: java.text.SimpleDateFormat@ce9bf0a5 Mar 28, 2019 Leniency: true New Leniency: false
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