Skip to content

Instantly share code, notes, and snippets.

Embed
What would you like to do?
# http://php.net/manual/en/function.checkdate.php
function validateDate($date, $format = 'Y-m-d H:i:s')
{
$d = DateTime::createFromFormat($format, $date);
return $d && $d->format($format) == $date;
}
var_dump(validateDate('2012-02-28 12:12:12')); # true
var_dump(validateDate('2012-02-30 12:12:12')); # false
var_dump(validateDate('2012-02-28', 'Y-m-d')); # true
var_dump(validateDate('28/02/2012', 'd/m/Y')); # true
var_dump(validateDate('30/02/2012', 'd/m/Y')); # false
var_dump(validateDate('14:50', 'H:i')); # true
var_dump(validateDate('14:77', 'H:i')); # false
var_dump(validateDate(14, 'H')); # true
var_dump(validateDate('14', 'H')); # true
Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account? Sign in to comment
You can’t perform that action at this time.