Java ZipEntry setCreationTime() function with examples
The setCreationTime() function is a part of java.util.zip package. The function is used to set the Creation Time of Zip Entry . The Function takes FileTime object as parameter.
The FileTime Object, which represents the creation time of the ZipEntry .
Function Signature :
public void setCreationTime(FileTime v)
Parameters :The function takes FileTime object as parameter, the time of creation of the file.
Return value :The function does not take any parameter
Exceptions :The function throws NullPointerException if the time is null
Below programs illustrates the use of setCreationTime() function
Example 1: We will create a file named zip_file and get the zip file entry using getEntry() function and then set the CreationTime of the specified ZipEntry.”file.zip” is a zip file present in f: directory. we will take a “.zip” file as ZipEntry
CreationTime : 1970-01-01T00:01:40Z
Example 2: We will create a file named zip_file and get the zip file entry using getEntry() function and then set the CreationTime of the specified ZipEntry.”file.zip” is a zip file present in f: directory. We will set the value of creation time to null. we will take a “.cpp” file as ZipEntry
The Program terminated due to error as null value is set
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