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IntlDateFormatter::getLocale

datefmt_get_locale

(PHP 5 >= 5.3.0, PHP 7, PECL intl >= 1.0.0)

IntlDateFormatter::getLocale -- datefmt_get_localeGet the locale used by formatter

Description

Object oriented style

public IntlDateFormatter::getLocale ( int $type = ULOC_ACTUAL_LOCALE ) : string|false

Procedural style

datefmt_get_locale ( IntlDateFormatter $formatter , int $type = ULOC_ACTUAL_LOCALE ) : string|false

Get locale used by the formatter.

Parameters

formatter

The formatter resource

type

You can choose between valid and actual locale ( Locale::VALID_LOCALE, Locale::ACTUAL_LOCALE, respectively). The default is the actual locale.

Return Values

The locale of this formatter, or false on failure.

Examples

Example #1 datefmt_get_locale() example

<?php
$fmt 
datefmt_create(
    
'en_US',
    
IntlDateFormatter::FULL,
    
IntlDateFormatter::FULL,
    
'America/Los_Angeles',
    
IntlDateFormatter::GREGORIAN
);
echo 
'locale of the formatter is : ' datefmt_get_locale($fmt);
echo 
'First Formatted output is ' datefmt_format($fmt0);

$fmt datefmt_create(
    
'de-DE',
    
IntlDateFormatter::FULL,
    
IntlDateFormatter::FULL,
    
'America/Los_Angeles',
    
IntlDateFormatter::GREGORIAN
);
echo 
'locale of the formatter is : ' datefmt_get_locale($fmt);
echo 
'Second Formatted output is ' datefmt_format($fmt0);

?>

Example #2 OO example

<?php
$fmt 
= new IntlDateFormatter(
    
'en_US',
    
IntlDateFormatter::FULL,
    
IntlDateFormatter::FULL,
    
'America/Los_Angeles',
    
IntlDateFormatter::GREGORIAN
);
echo 
'locale of the formatter is : ' $fmt->getLocale();
echo 
'First Formatted output is ' $fmt->format(0);

$fmt = new IntlDateFormatter(
    
'de-DE',
    
IntlDateFormatter::FULL,
    
IntlDateFormatter::FULL,
    
'America/Los_Angeles',
    
IntlDateFormatter::GREGORIAN
);
echo 
'locale of the formatter is : ' $fmt->getLocale();
echo 
'Second Formatted output is ' $fmt->format(0);

?>

The above example will output:

locale of the formatter is : en
First Formatted output is Wednesday, December 31, 1969 4:00:00 PM PT
locale of the formatter is : de
Second Formatted output is Mittwoch, 31. Dezember 1969 16:00 Uhr GMT-08:00

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