Skip to content
Related Articles

Related Articles

Duration negated() method in Java with Examples
  • Last Updated : 26 Nov, 2018

The negated() method of Duration Class in java.time package is used to get an immutable copy of this duration with the duration negated.

Syntax:

public Duration negated()

Parameters: This method do not accepts any parameter.

Return Value: This method returns a Duration which is an immutable copy of the existing duration with the duration negated.

Exception: This method throws ArithmeticException if numeric overflow occurs.



Below examples illustrate the Duration.negated() method:

Example 1:




// Java code to illustrate negated() method
  
import java.time.Duration;
  
public class GFG {
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
  
        // Duration 1 using parse() method
        Duration duration1
            = Duration.parse("P2DT3H4M");
  
        // Get the duration negated using negated() method
        System.out.println(duration1.negated());
    }
}


Output:

PT-51H-4M

Example 2:




// Java code to illustrate negated() method
  
import java.time.Duration;
  
public class GFG {
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
  
        // Duration
        Duration duration2
            = Duration.ofDays(5);
  
        // Get the duration negated
        // using negated() method
        System.out.println(duration2.negated());
    }
}


Output:

PT-120H

Reference: https://docs.oracle.com/javase/9/docs/api/java/time/Duration.html#negated–

Attention reader! Don’t stop learning now. Get hold of all the important Java Foundation and Collections concepts with the Fundamentals of Java and Java Collections Course at a student-friendly price and become industry ready.

My Personal Notes arrow_drop_up
Recommended Articles
Page :