Function

Soupdate_time_new_from_http_string

Declaration [src]

GDateTime*
soup_date_time_new_from_http_string (
  const char* date_string
)

Description [src]

Parses date_string and tries to extract a date from it.

This recognizes all of the “HTTP-date” formats from RFC 2616, RFC 2822 dates, and reasonable approximations thereof. (Eg, it is lenient about whitespace, leading “0”s, etc.)

Parameters

date_string const char*
 

The date as a string.

 The data is owned by the caller of the function.
 The value is a NUL terminated UTF-8 string.

Return value

Returns: GDateTime
 

A new GDateTime, or NULL if date_string could not be parsed.

 The caller of the function takes ownership of the data, and is responsible for freeing it.
 The return value can be NULL.